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Bonasera Illustrates and Animates Stories From “Seat 14/C” Writing Competition

Created by the X Prize Foundation, “Seat 14/C” is a worldwide challenge that lets writers from all walks of life compete against one another in order to be featured alongside some of the world’s most prominent sci-fi novelists. Focusing on … Continue reading

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Steele Captures the Best Moments of Surf City USA’s Beach Life

For his most recent collaboration, Kevin Steele worked with ad agency The Atkins Group and Huntington Beach, CA Tourism to create a series of beautiful imagery, capturing the joyous lifestyle of its inhabitants for their 2017 campaign. With years of … Continue reading

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Martinez’s Lifestyle Series — An Inspiration for Summer Activities

It may sound like a reverse from the famous quote of hit TV show, “Game of Thrones”, but despite increasingly unpredictable weather changes, one fact still remains: summer IS coming. And that, for many, means putting on some comfortable shoes … Continue reading

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Morgan Follows Undercover Officer for Article on Human Trafficking

by Andreas von Buddenbrock In his most recent collaboration with Baltimore Magazine, photographer Mike Morgan and writer Ron Cassie got to join Cpl. Chris Heid, an undercover officer in the Maryland State Police’s Child Recovery Unit, as he was following … Continue reading

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Bonnie Holland Seamlessly Blends Reality With Imagination

If there’s something Bonnie Holland knows extremely well, it’s how to fuse her subjects with breathtaking environments. Building captivating images that oftentimes mixes reality with imagination (be it somewhat idyllic or straight up fantastical), Bonnie has stated that she has … Continue reading

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Jim Fiscus Shoots 360 Degree Group-Portrait For Ad Campaign

It certainly is a “brave new world” – to paraphrase ad agency, Flying Object – when photography is no longer just a still image made for print, but a moment that can be experienced interactively by the viewer. Renowned commercial … Continue reading

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Sending a Gift of Peace and Joy This Holiday Season

Wishing you, your friends and family a joyous holiday season filled with love, light and peace.  Enjoy some of the Altpick members’ holiday images: Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from Altpick.com and members! To see more the Altpick members’ work, please … Continue reading

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Miami’s Annual Art Basel Week 2016

On November 28th, Altpick-writer and illustrator, Andreas von Buddenbrock, went to Miami, FL, for the annual  ‘Art Week’. What follows is a description of his experiences and observations, rather than a review of the fairs themselves. Illustrations made for this … Continue reading

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Illustrators Chris Lyons and David Owens Chat Over Coffee

  by  David Owens I’ve known Chris Lyons for several years now. He’s a brilliant illustrator, designer, and teacher. You’ve probably seen his work before, either in the New York Times, on some HESS truck packaging, or perhaps on one … Continue reading

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Have a Spook-tacular Halloween from Altpick Members!

Altpick.com members stepped up to the Halloween challenge and submitted some awesome images!  Wishing everyone a spirited and fun Halloween!   To see more of the Artists’ work, please visit Altpick.com.

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