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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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Chasing Yachts in the British Virgin Islands with Photographer George Kamper

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Capturing a full photography and video library for The Moorings while sailing the British Virgin Islands sounds like a dream project, and it is, if you know how to handle it.    George Kamper gives us a little back story … Continue reading

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Blair Bunting Recreating Top Gun

It all started with a conversation and a napkin… Standing in the pilot’s lounge at Miramar Base, the very spot where Top Gun filmed the “love and feeling” scene, an idea began. It was a conversation between some friends, myself … Continue reading

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Lowden Adds Depth To Photo-shoot With Touching Back Story

Sometimes, a good back story can help a photo-shoot immensely, adding emotion and sensibility to images in a way that makes the viewer stop and wonder about its subjects. This is something that photographer Scott Lowden did late last year … Continue reading

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American Illustration 35 – Selected and Chosen Winners Announced!

It’s that time of the year! No, we’re not talking about Christmas, but the annual list of illustrators that have been selected and chosen by American Illustration. This year, we’re proud to announce that the list contains as much as … Continue reading

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Nicolo Sertorio Photographs Nature’s Beauty and Mystery

by Nicolò Sertorio I consider myself privileged: I am white, male, educated, healthy, living in the Western world. I am, however, part of a ‘disenchanted generation’: born after WWII when globalization seemed like a great idea, a path towards one … Continue reading

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Why Style-Diversity Has Become A Necessity

by Oliver Wetter When I started out drawing and painting things were different. When posting to art communities back in 2002 you either did photo-manipulation or fantasy art. Never both. I believe this is still rooted in the fine art … Continue reading

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