World Poker Tour mag: Issue 11
A trip to Cardiff doesn't normally fill me with joy, so when Ian, my editor, suggested a photoshoot there I didn't exactly whoop for joy. However it was to meet up with a guy called Antonio Esfandiari. He met us whilst filming a TV event and was very willing to entertain our ideas for the shoot. Anyway our photographer, Jesse Wilde, bagged a whole sackload of shots for us to work with. Once I'd chosen
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All done on whiteboard apparently - must have taken an age! Found on 77percent.
I've just updated the portfolio section of this site to include some recent work.
This is just a quick image I mashed together for one of the mags main news items. It was to support a piece about potential poker business acquisitions due to the recent turmoil caused by US legislation.
The biro is celebrating its sixtieth anniversary and the beeb gives you its history. Nice to see that Jon Burgerman gets a great mention (you'll need to read right to the bottom of the page).
Not long ago I got the book Loads More Lies to Tell Small Kids as a present. It's great fun, well drawn, with plenty of great insights into what its like to be a parent. I found myself immediately giving my sons slightly untrue answers to their persistent questions after reading this. They swallowed them up wholesale! The author Andy Riley gets top marks.
Tue, Nov 14 2006 10:43 | illustration
I found this community of student artists on myspace and swiftly "added" them. The founders are people I've been aware of for a while and the project seemed like a pretty fine idea. They are Tom Judd and James Chambers. Tom is an illustrator/animator whom I've seen in various places including Computer Arts - in fact he seems so familiar I've got a feeling I may have used him at some time. James is
Wed, Nov 8 2006 10:47 | illustration
Sean Rodwell has updated his already impressive portfolio with a sack full of artwork. He's put up some of the artwork he did for me on .net. There's plenty of his bubble style illustrations like this butterfly (see thumbnail left). Great site. illustration
World Poker Tour mag: Issue 10
Vicky Coren appears on the latest issue of WPT Poker mag, she recently won the London leg of the EPT. She bagged a cool 500,000 GBP! Find out how she managed it. Joe Pelton is another big winner, showing an A-7 to claim a USD 1.6 million pot in the Legends of Poker tournament. We also feature the action from the WPT Ladies Night event. Features include:How to spot a blufferReaction to the Safe Port