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Archive for August 2009

Reel Horror (Or, Why Isn’t Bigelow As Big As Tarantino?)

August 31, 2009

But again, I’m torn by what is categorized as horror and what really struck me as such.

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When Directors Believe Their Own Hype…(Tarantino & Cameron, Listen Up)

August 26, 2009

I found the film entertaining but not the ‘masterpiece’ that some critics were going on about. (Those that reviwed it positively as it were.) That would be because Tarantino would just not shut up about how great this was going to be for years and years.

A Balance of Fluid and Tight Rendering…

August 26, 2009

Watercolor and PrismaColor pencil on bristol board. I should do more of this. It’s my take on a technique Bob Peak would do to much success. (Only he used a watercolor board and brought pastel to bear on the painting instead.) It’s difficult to know where to stop with the details and not over render, […]

Sketches From The Workplace. (An ongoing series…)

August 14, 2009

Sketch done at work while waiting for a meeting to commence. Mechanical pencil on notebook paper. A tad Gil Kane-ish I think. (If you don’t know who Gil Kane is, then I don’t know why you’re reading anything here. My references for all popular media will extend beyond Star Wars, which seems to be the […]