By Michael Whelan.
The large lander looks intriguingly alien with its organic curves and asymmetrical design, while the pods shooting out of its ports look more like familiar machinery, creating interesting diversity in the aliens’ technology. The emerald ovals on the pods mirror the structures near the top of the lander, tying the two designs together.
Art By Dariusz Zawadzki
The Company of Wolves (1984). Japanese poster, designed by Sumio Tsunoda.
Shall we set out across this sea of faces in search of more and more applause?
If you like live action monsters, I urge you to check out Jacko as a Pun.
I discovered it recently, and it’s full of interesting creature designs that I’d never seen before. Nothing is too obscure for this blog.
Dr. Pretorius from From Beyond (more photos here and here), one of the title monsters from Humanoids from the Deep (see more photos here and here), Dr. Foster from Metamorphosis: The Alien Factor, and Gan Q from Ultraman Gaia (more info here).
Detail of the triptych “Journey of the Wounded Healer” by Alex Grey.