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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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Altpick Members Acknowledged for Excellence!

Congratulations to the Altpick.com members who received recognition in American Illustration 33 Awards, APANY International  Photo, Applied Arts Magazine, Cooperstown Baseball Hall of Fame, Communication Arts Annuals, Creative Quarterly, International Photography Awards, International Motion Art Awards, Kirkus Reviews, Latin American Ilustración 3, Lucie Awards, … Continue reading

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Holiday Cards from Altpick Members :: Merry! Merry!

Each year The Alternative Pick receives many wonderful holiday cards from our members.  We decided to take some time to share these beautiful, and sometimes funny, works of art.  In the spirit of the holiday season, enjoy the celebration of family and friends. … Continue reading

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A Month in Review – Altpick Connects

Recent Blog Posts: It’s October…World Series Time! Check out baseball illustrations by CF Payne, Rudy Gutierrez, Maria Corte Maidagan, Gary Kelly, Mark Summers, James Bennett, Mark T Smith, Bill Sanderson, Guy Stauber, Tim Bower, Ricardo Martinez, Paul Cox, Thomas Ehretsmann, … Continue reading

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“Why do these people smile?”

by Scott Lowden 1050 Ponce De Leon Place is a famous – some would say notorious – old apartment building in my neighborhood in Atlanta GA. The folks in 1050 are Section 8 which refers to the Housing Act of 1937 providing … Continue reading

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Scott Lowden’s Lord of the Flies (Sort-of)

by Scott Lowden Every holiday and even some random weekends, I would find myself driving down Rt. 309 in Hazleton Pa. There’s this building that continually caught my eye, especially when the sun was low and bright. It’s an abandoned … Continue reading

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The 20th Anniversary Edition :: The Alternative Pick Deck

Celebrating it’s 20th Anniversary, The Alternative Pick proudly presents the 4th edition of the Altpick Deck.  Created specifically for the Creative Buyer, this promotional marketing tool is a favorite for locating the finest commercial illustrators, photographers, and designers in our … Continue reading

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Editor’s Choice :: Best of 2011

Happy New Year!  A big thank you to our visitors for using Altpick.com as resource for finding amazing talent and thank you our members for being part of our art community for 20 years!  As we begin 2012 we would … Continue reading

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Altpick Members’ 2011 Image Round-Up – Photographer’s Choice

As we celebrate the holidays, we also would like to celebrate the incredible talent on Altpick.com.  Altpick Photographers were asked to choose their favorite image that they shot this year.  Here is Part One of the 2011 Image Round-Up – … Continue reading

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