ImagineFX magazine is marking the occasion of its 50th issue by pulling out all the stops and delivering a lavish issue, including:
Concept art from the film District 9.
Spotlight on master painter Craig Mullins.
Marshall Vandruff’s most extensive animal anatomy feature yet, focusing on the head.
My own 25 tips on how to create a science fiction future with a believable history, expanded from the material in Imaginative Realism. This article involved scouting a lot of dodgy neighborhoods looking for signs of wear and tear such as cracking concrete, rusting retrofitting, and dripping fryer vents. If you like, I'll serialize some of these tips in future blog posts.
Spectrum review of Imaginative Realism.