I've been searching the universe for out of this world visual inspiration, and I've found a solid gold planet's worth. Italian Fabio Femino's web archive
is f'ing full of futurism. From pulp novels to magazine cover's to official space agency illustrations, he's got it all--page after page after f'ing page.
It's where fact meets theory meets art:
Where the sublime and frightening beauty of outer space meets action, adventure, and stylish spacesuits:
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Only among lustrous tomes like this 1926 Amazing Stories will you find the likes of H.G. Wells, Jules Verne, and Edgar Allen Poe all sharing a cover with ice skating space monkeys of Titan:
Did I mention skin tight space suits?
24 April, 2009