Category Archives: Art

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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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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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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Andy Goodwin Shares Details On His “Buehrle” Photographic Series

If you’ve been following Andy Goodwin’s work lately, chances are that you’ve seen his photographic series called “Buehrle!”, which features a young boy (Buehrle) and his hero pedal car in a number of different locations. Andy recently shared some details … Continue reading

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