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Dublin fhtagn!

After 22 years, I made it back to Dublin, alas, I am not on holiday, I am here attending an ERASMUS certification course, ICT, it is about using various internet-tools in the classroom. Most of the stuff I know from previous experience, which makes things easier, but also a bit …

This is not Fallout: Miss Atomic Bomb

For all its retrofuturistic appeal, awesome gameplay, fantastic graphics, and stunning storytelling and in-game universe, Fallout is/was for a time very much the real world.  At least as far as the aesthetics and sheer enthusiasm for the atomic bomb are concerned. Case in point: Miss Atomic Bomb. Yes, this used …

Steampunk Art: Gary Nicholls – The Imaginarium Book 1

Way back in 2013 I introduced you to the art of Gary Nicholls and back then, there were already plans being made to turn Gary’s art into a limited edition art print book. Well, now the project is taking shape and there is a campaign at Kickstarter, which has already …

The Apollo Mission Photogallery is now on Flickr

Hey all, the complete NASA photo archive of the Apollo Missions is available on Flickr, free for all to use, since every single one of those images is in the Public Domain. Check this link: flickr.com/photos/projectapolloarchive/   One artistic soul has already used the archive to creat this stunning stop-motion …

Steamgirl.com – Interview and second review

Ever since I was made aware of Steamgirl.com I have had an eye on the site. A lot has happened, but I am coming back to that later, in the second part of this article. First and foremost, I had the opportunity of conducting an interview with one of the …

Steampunk Photoshoot by Lui Cárdenas Photography

After the barrage of reviews I have offered recently, it is time to do something for a long-neglected category on this blog: Photography. Already some time back, the honorable gentleman and artist Lui Cárdenas contacted me via æthermail, offering a recent photo shoot for publication. I should have published these …

SteamTour in Marseille – Photo Gallery

Credit for this post goes to an online friend of mine, Andreas Buchty, who visited the SteamTour in Marseille and was kind enough to send the following photos to me for publishing. So through Andreas’ generosity, I am now able to share this really huge gallery with you, full of …

Spinelly Arianne Photographie – Why are Spaniards so awesome?

Continuing yesterday’s theme of visual art, today’s featured artist is Spinelly Arianne Photographie. Spinelly Arianne Photographie came to my attention because a lot of photographs of the Barcelona Steampunc crowd are by her, and those blew me away. For one thing, the photographs are a lot more colourful than you …

Gary Nicholls – The Imaginarium

May I point your esteemed attention once again towards a brilliant artist: Gary Nicholls, a British photographic artist taking the steampunk world by storm, is preparing to release the first tranche of his conceptualised neo-gothic fairy story eponymously based on the Victorian fairground attractions of The Imaginarium. This fantastical tale …

Steampunk Photoshoot with Mahafsoun

The fair lady Mahafsoun, regular readers of this blog will be familiar with her, has now officially crossed into Steampunk after carving out a significant place for herself in the Heavy Metal and Gothic scenes. I think it was only a matter of time, since the scenes are connected anyway …