Sam has twelve years of experience doing a wide variety of art jobs in the game business and freelance illustration market. Sam likes to work hard and be prolific. He loves the entertainment industry because of the loud dramatic pictures it allows him to draw. He particularly enjoys working in a variety of styles with different approaches. Some of his best work is photo realistic illustration. Sam uses the latest technologies to create bold, eye-popping 3D images for video games. He is also strong in the area of drawing and painting things in a comic style. In his spare time you will find Sam drawing comics, children’s art, fantasy, and sci-fi art for freelance assignments.
Pat is a Brooklyn based illustrator with a BFA in printmaking from Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia and an MFA in illustration from the School of Visual Arts in NYC. Clients include: Wall St. Journal, Business Week, WIRED, The Village Voice, Scientific American, GQ, Runners World, Bicycling Magazine, American Medical News, Playboy, Popular Mechanics, Nylon, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Candlewick Press, McSweeney's and more.
After graduating from The University of Virginia with a Masters degree in Environmental Science, Jackson Smith began searching for his true calling. Following in his dad’s footsteps with a passion for image making, Jackson discovered his love of capturing moments on film as well. He apprenticed with Robert Llewellyn for a year gaining valuable skills and insight. He then invested all his money on film and a trip to Costa Rica to build a portfolio, and while there shot his very first assignment! Since then Jackson has been an active commercial photographer. In the last few years his primary focus has been to create compelling portraits of individuals in their personal and work environments. He absolutely loves being on set working with crew, creatives, clients and the subjects in order to make quality images.
Rocco Baviera has a keen ability to simplify an idea and represent it graphically. His illustrations combine a stylish, retro aesthetic with a modern, sophisticated color palette. He draws inspiration from mid century modern design, as well as the naive cartoons from the era. His international list of clients include the World Wildlife Fund, Wall Street Journal Asia, Washington Post, American Banker, CBC, Ontario Parks, Clarks Shoes, Playboy Jazz Festival and The Grammy Awards. Numerous awards include The Society of Illustrators, Communication Arts, and Applied Arts. Earth friendly, digital illustration for print and web.
Allen Douglas was educated at Syracuse University and has been freelancing as an artist for over fifteen years for many notable editorial and book publishing clients. His artwork has been recognized by many prominent juried illustration competitions including Spectrum: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art
, the Society of Illustrators of New York and Los Angeles, and Step-By-Step Graphics
. His studio is located in Rochester, NY on the southern shores of Lake Ontario.
Gary's fascination with photography began early on, as a kid growing up in Virginia Beach. He was inseparable from his camera, mostly shooting his friends skateboarding and surfing. This experience helped Gary hone the ability to capture fast-paced action. He has shot iconic campaigns for clients such as Nike, Adidas, and Coca Cola. He's worked with the industry's finest creatives, even collaborating with Peter Jackson on imagery for District 9
. His award-winning work has been featured in PDN, Creativity, Communication Arts, Graphis,
. Gary enjoys doing his own retouching whether it's for a personal project or one of his clients.
Ed Bray is an illustration graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design. After graduation, he began his illustration career in Minneapolis, Minnesota where he worked for a company on pen and ink and marker layouts. In addition to his commercial assignments, he focused on watercolor landscapes of the Midwest, which were exhibited at the Fuller Museum in Massachusetts.
Ed is skilled in presentation artwork, such as storyboards and comps, as well as finished illustrations and fine art. His work is featured in American Showcase #23 and the Directory of Illustration.