| Sci-fi illustration
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." |
-- Arthur C. Clarke, "Profiles of The Future", 1961 (Clarke's third law)
The alien way of reasoning may be so vastly different from ours, that not only may such reasoning be incomprehensible but also unimaginable to humans. How a real alien environment looks like is anybody's guess. Yet, it may be completely different from what we imagine. Nevertheless, aliens are often depicted in sleek environments so I wanted to illustrate something different.
The idea behind this image is an alien shown in his native environment, telepathically manipulating a holographic display. He is on his mothership doing work of some sort. The information he perceives from the holographic display is incomprehensible to humans.
The toughest part in making this piece was to not to make the environment too prominent, yet still have a clearly distinct alien look and feel to it.
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Thanks Sherri. No problem with enjoying the artwork if you can't afford it. I wish you a fast recovery.
Sherri from USA wrote:||September 6, 2011|
I am suffering from after cancer treatments (which may make me wish i was on one of these beautiful planets) and love to imagine the beautiful landscapes you have created. I am so sorry I cannot afford to buy them but just wanted you to know how awesome they are. Is that not good? Is that like reading a book at the library and telling the author you did and it was great? sigh. well, it was great. If ANY of this makes sense, let me know, ok?
In Humor, Sherri
Sean from USA wrote:||May 10, 2010|
Thanks for the hours of imagination and keep up the awesome work! I wish you all the best.
dude your pro at this man wush i could draw like that
Tom from US wrote:||February 8, 2010|
Awesome! The alien really looks like a real being.
Sam from Britain wrote:||August 2, 2009|
This picture is beautifully mysterious!
awesome work... i just found it by accident... a very lucky one because now i am a great fan... keep it up !!!!!
Stevie from USA wrote:||May 18, 2008|
Very well done. Congratulations. I especially like the use of light and shadow.
Chuck from Argentina wrote:||November 19, 2007|
It's rare... it's intriguing... it's attracting... it's nice...
I liked it very much and hope that as soon as I can get the right effects, some of my drawings may be uploaded like yours... keep
in touch, friend... I've no URL yet but an e-mail address for you
to contact if so you wish... send me yours, please.
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