Pencil and camera go face to face in Ben Heine’s art


Brussels-based photographer Ben Heine‘s series “Pencil vs. Camera” puts up a fine show. Images/illustrations created by pencils are superimposed on a photograph-backdrop to add certain elements to the image. The added pencil illustrations almost come across as a kind of “subtexts”, making the image say much more than what the photograph possibly would.

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Amazingly detailed and enchanting art made using pencils


The amazing masterpiece you see here, didn’t just take talent to create, but also perseverance and patience. Artist Joe Fenton spent nearly 10 hours everyday, working his 0.5 mechanical pencil for a full 10 months. After all that work, he completed his work Solitude that stands 5 ft high and 8 ft across, and totally awesome. Solitude includes different religious references in its framework, and stands out as a masterpiece in the impressive line of works from the artist.

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Characters drawn with the flair of Steampunk


These drawings by Georges le Mercenaire show what modern characters would look like, had they been imagined and created in the Victorian age. Of course, there’s the dash of Steampunk, with characters represented in Victorian sensibilities. Whatever you do, you don’t want to be on the wrong side of the Iron Gentleman or the Retrobocop.

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Fierce Street Fighters turn super cute

Street Fighters have never been close to cute, they’re always those fierce and dreadful warriors. But it is all a matter of how you draw them, like this cute fan art piece that combines Street Fighters and animals for a heavy dose of cute. Created by Chie Yamamoto Boyd. Via: Kotaku

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Fight Club Pikachu [pic]

Pikachu can be real mean, as evidenced by this “Poke-Fight Club” illustration created by Kevin Bolk. Via: RampagedReality

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