September 28, 2009

Ellie Frazetta

Eleanor “Ellie” Frazetta 1935-2009
Eleanor Frazetta, the wife of celebrated artist Frank Frazetta, passed away on 17 July after a courageous one-year battle with cancer.


Yatterman is a 2009 film directed by Takashi Miike and based on the classic 1970s television show of the of the same name.

Rockin Jelly Bean

Rockin’ Jelly Bean
Japanese artist, Rockin’ Jelly Bean features in the latest issue of Juxtapoz magazine.


Ladybird prints
If you grew up reading Ladybird books (like i did) you will find this site a nice trip down memory lane. They sells prints of these wonderful illustrations.

Jim Phillips

Jim Phillips
Santa Cruz artist famous for his skateboard and surf art.
Interview with Jim

Dick Oulton

Richard (Dick) Oulton (1918-2000) was a commercial photographer who worked out of Vancouver from the late 50s to the mid 80s. He operated under a variety of names—Dick Oulton Studio, Dick Oulton Photography and Ricardo Photographic Services—advertising services for weddings, portraits, passports, photographic restoration and commercial photography. Located in downtown Vancouver, the studio was also his home until 1994. A bachelor who had an eye for attractive ladies and a flair for fashion, Oulton continued to photograph until his death.

September 23, 2009

Ladies of Star Trek

Other Fab Four's

AP Studios
The four directors of AP Studios were the original team that created the Supermarionation process. From left, director of photography John Read, producer Gerry Anderson, designer Sylvia Anderson and associate producer Reg Hill.

Vision On
The awesome Vision On team from the 1970's that turned so much of us onto art. From left, Pat Keysell, Ben Benison, Tony Hart and Wilf Lunn.

Pat Keysell
I can still hear her say "I'm sorry we can't return any of your pictures but we give a small prize for those that we do show." Pat Keysell has now retired to live in Italy.

Bardot and Loren turn 75

September 22, 2009

Bernie Fuchs

Bernie Fuchs
1932 - Sept. 17, 2009

Having gone to art college in the late 1970's and 1980's i remembering soaking up the work in American illustration annuals and the paintings of Bernie Fuchs always stood out. Even though he was much imitated who could not mistake his distinctly touch.

Mission Stardust

Mission Stardust or "4...3...2...1...MORTE!" (Italy, 1967)

watch it here

September 19, 2009

September 18, 2009

Steffi Schuetze

Steffi Schuetze
Beautiful sketches and vector art

September 14, 2009

Zeppelin versus Pterodactyls

Zeppelin vs. Pterodactyls
An unmade high-concept from Hammer Films (early Seventies).

September 13, 2009

Yvonne Monlaur

Yvonne Monlaur
Yvonne Monlaur is a French film actress of the late 1950s and 1960s best known for her roles in the Hammer horror films. (The Brides of Dracula, The Terror of the Tongs)

For Hammer film posters check out

Blake Snyder

Screenwriting mentor Blake Snyder passed away last month.

September 7, 2009

Marguerite Moreau

Marguerite Moreau
Marguerite Moreau (born April 25, 1977) is an American actress who starred in Queen of the Damned (2002)

The movie also featured a great performance from Aaliyah.

September 1, 2009

Ana Bagayan

Ana Bagayan

Eydie Gorme

Eydie Gorme
Can't Get Over (The Bossa Nova) / Blame It On The Bossa Nova
Ci riprova la bossa nova