Deviant Art user LadyAdler combined her obsessions of Alphonse Mucha, 50's style pin ups and Disney princesses to create this beautiful set of Art Nouveau illustrations. I love the flourishes and background elements in her work. They add a lot of depth and meaning to each piece.
If you like these, don't forget to check out the rest of her portfolio. It is chock full of more great stuff including original works.
Robert Longo's explosive paintings look like they could be old photographs. His shading and texturing create exceptional details that give his work an organic feel. Don't forget to check out the rest of his spectacular work.
Ryohei Hase is a freelance illustrator from Tokyo, Japan. His art is dark, surreal and beautiful all at the same time.
Daniel Edlen paints these awesome vinyl record portraits using only white acrylic. The desnity of the paint creates the illusion of shading in his portraits. You can buy some of his paintings on Daniel's website.
In the eyes of Ernie Button breakfast cereal has changed from "mere nutrition to sheer entertainment." He says the cereal aisle has "become a cornucopia of vibrantly colored marshmallows" that represent people and characters. His time in Arizona allowed him to see the resemblance between cereal and the colors and textures of the southwestern desert. He used this idea and cleverly placed the cereal in front of enlarged photographs of actual Arizona skies. The result is this awesome set of landscape photos that look oddly realistic.
L&A Artist represents some of the most talented photographers in the advertising industry. They have done work for companies ranging from Armani to Discovery Channel to Toyota and everyone in-between. Here is a small sample of some awesome fantasy portraits their photographers have created.
Derek Emmons is a professional photographer and digital artist based in Hamilton, Canada. He uses multiple styles and techniques in his work and has done numerous tutorials for Advanced Photoshop magazine. Check out some of his great work below!
Big Bang, Big Boom is an unscientific point of view on the beginning and evolution of life ... and how it could probably end. Blu is one of the most talented stop motion animation artists around. Check out more of his videos if you like this one. You won't be disappointed.
This beautiful set combines Gokhun Guneyhan's beautiful photographs with thoughtful graphic/typography design. Each photo is adorned with a different typography style that really brings out the personality of the city/country. He uses them as covers for his photography sets, which you can check out here.