South African artist Chris Slabber has created an exquisite series of images using pigmented ink and paint falling through water. Slabber captures incredibly detailed images of the liquid plumes with high-speed photography and digitally manipulates them, blending in faces and figures. Recently exhibited at KKNK 2014, an Afrikaans-language art festival in Oudtshoorn SA, the series […]
"The demon I fear most does not come from faith. Neither material nor man may claim the source. That which haunts me stems from within; a source from which there is no escape." (Trini Schultz Photography)
Destructive Explosions Covering Pristine Female Bodies | The artist Fabio Selvatici deliberately gets extreme with the visual physical destruction and, in doing so, challenges general expectations of beauty. The collection seen here is from his Obscure Series, including Brace, Hope, My Half, and Treason. |
This image is perhaps almost to dark in its representation, although there is certainly a dark thread running through the novel. However this simplistic representation of smoke and mirrors might be better aimed at the more mature spectrum of a YA readership. However that said I think the blue smoke could work well with the castle turrets perhaps edging out of the top. with the text layers then on top and centered.