This Week’s Member Focus Round-Up

Tim O’Brien is an illustrator and portrait painter whose intricately detailed and imaginative illustrations have been published most notably in TIME Magazine as well as Der Spiegel, Rolling Stone, Newsweek, TV Guide, The Atlantic Monthly, Business Week, Entertainment Weekly, Esquire, PlanSponsor, National Geographic, Playboy, Penthouse and many others. Tim has designed several US Postage Stamps.

Georgie Fearns, a London based freelance illustrator, with tons of experience in the world of illustration specializes in fashion and lifestyle illustration. Over the last couple of years, Georgie has dipped her toes into the world of children’s activity books.

Kent Smith’s mission is to open people’s eyes to the extraordinary in what might seem ordinary. As a professional photographer, his portfolio includes sports, fashion, lifestyle and entertainment images.  “My philosophy is to make heroes out of everyday people,” Smith said. He strives to capture the true emotion, personality and intensity in each of his subjects.


After working 9+ years as a graphic designer, Sarah Ferone turned to illustration full time in 2012. Sarah’s studio is based in Philadelphia, but she works with clients all over the world.

To see more of the artists’ work go to their websites and pages.

About altpick connects

Established in 1992, The Alternative Pick commenced with a clear mission, providing creative buyers with a vehicle to source the best brightest and most exciting illustrators, photographers, graphic designers and animators in the business. The Alternative Pick sourcebook (1992-2005) became the outlet for cutting-edge commercial talent, offering a unique platform for artists to showcase their work. The Alternative Pick Deck (2009-2012) offered a fun and engaging format for locating leading commercial artists. In addition, The Altpick Awards (2003-2011) introduced yet another way to provide a platform for talents to shine. To meet the demands of an ever-changing industry, was launched in 1996 and presently provides a vehicle for talent to utilize the web to connect more effectively with buyers. As we mark our 30th anniversary in 2021, remains a premier source for creative professionals and we plan to continue to push the envelope providing the best vehicle for buyers to connect with creative talent.
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1 Response to This Week’s Member Focus Round-Up

  1. Reblogged this on Kent Smith Photo and Video Blog and commented:
    We are featured this week on the member focus round-up! Thanks Altpick


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