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June, 2013

  • 21 June

    Alright Class, Please Put Down Your Dissected No. 2 Pencils

    New York, NY – Friday, June 21, 2013 Yesterday I showed you what a miniature sculptor can do with Crayons, today let’s go even smaller.  Budapest-based artist and sculptor, Cerkahegyzo, creates seemingly impossible sculptures out of simple pencils.  Just wrapping your brain around the fact that these were once ordinary …

  • 20 June

    A-Z Next Level Crayon Sculpting

    New York, NY – Thursday, June 20, 2013 Miniature art is impressive, especially when it involves objects you can easily identify or have handled first hand.  Seattle artist Diem Chau carved the alphabet, as well as corresponding animals who’s first letters begin with the letters of the alphabet out of …

  • 20 June

    The Canvas Subtracts Ten Pounds

    New York, NY – Thursday, June 20, 2013 Just the other day I wrote an article about how celebrity photoshopping for print has gone too far, well what would happen if some of the classic female nudes in Renaissance master paintings were a lil’ less “Rubenesque.” Botticelli’s ‘La Naissance de …

  • 14 June

    Has Photoshopping The Sexy For Print Gone Too Far?

    New York, NY – Friday, June 14, 2013 There is a point where a topic reaches critical mass.  Yesterday three different articles about “overdoing it” with photo-retouching or “airbrushing” of models in magazines, film posters, and advertising popped up in my feed.  So let me once again talk about this, …

  • 13 June

    Lego Blue Harvest: Plastic Star Wars

    New York, NY – Thursday, June 13, 2013 Another photographer who uses Lego characters as his main subject matter is flickr user Shobrick.  If you like Legos & Star Wars, this guy’s got your dream portfolio.  I went through his flickr and pulled the Star Wars themed images.  You thought …