While I was not as enthusiastic about bugs as some boys are growing up, I did still find them interesting. My favorite insect was always the stag beetle. It's one of the largest of insects, and I always thought that those mandibles looked really vicious. Though, I learned later that they really don't use them for much other than wrestling with one another. Still it is a cool looking creepy crawly.
Generally bug art is not too popular, but I find that I rather like it as it gave me a chance to do a close up seen of a tree root within a deep dark forest. So, for this artwork, I focused on the moss that grows on the root, the mushrooms growing in the soil, and the polypores (tree fungus) growing on the bark. So not only does the...
I am a forty-something living in the Metro-Atlanta area -- one of the few people who was actually born and raised here. I'm married and have two sons. By day, I am a senior software engineer at a small company that specializes in geolocation software. But, by night I am a 3D render artist.
I have dual degrees from the University of Georgia, one in Computer Science, the other in Fine Art. So, it seems only natural that I attempt to combine the two by producing art using a computer. Plus, I find that it's a bit more practical than painting as it doesn't require all of the clean up, harsh chemicals, or expensive supplies. In fact, I have been a render artist since some of the first ray-tracing programs were made publicly available in the...
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