Monday, February 28, 2011

Photo manipulation

As a lover of all things prehistoric, especially dinosaurs, I was thrilled when artist Thomas E. Rice chose to use one of my redwood forest photos to create the following:

How cool is that?

Click here to see the original image at ArtZone.
Click here to see a speed painting style version of the image.

Thomas is also a musician, independent filmmaker, 3D content creator, and freelance graphic designer, among other things. You can learn more about him and his work by visiting his website at

Thomas also has some amazing science-fiction artwork for sale. See the Zazzle Store on his website for details.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Beauty Effect (old unpublished poem)

Her soft, careful soul
shines through translucent blue eyes,
her brunette curls long to be kissed.
When she cries, her heart aches—
and all around her the flowers bloom.