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After a long absence, I’m back with some hopefully regular updates. Then end of 2014 kept me hella busy, and I’m cruising along with fatherhood.

Today I am adding a new gallery called Monster Selfies. These images use the kaiju figures to illustrate the many tropes of taking a selfie. I submitted these to an art contest a few weeks back.

In the near future, I will be adding more art to the galleries, and I’ll show you my newest art project commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Burning of Columbia.

The Columbia Museum of Art is the last stop for the Norman Rockwell exhibit traveling the states. So the museum challenged the Photoshop-capable to use their skills on existing Rockwell art for a chance to win tickets to the event. After image browsing, I knew exactly which picture I wanted to use. Everyone expected a Godzillafication, but I wanted to be more subtle. This was not going to be some memetic art for “the lulz”. I wanted something that has some emotion to it. I thought of Dr. Serizawa from the first 1954 Godzilla movie, agonizing over if he should use his Oxygen Destroyer to kill Godzilla, and risk a weapon of mass destruction being turned loose on the world. This was the end result:

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