at the end of All Yesterdays (the extremely good book about imagining and illustrating dinosaurs in complex speculative ways i was talking about yesterday) there’s a section where they prove the point about the fact that we need to be more open to imagining skin coverings and fat/cartilage deposits by illustrating modern-day animals as if a nonhuman paleontologist from millions of years in the future reconstructed them using the just-skin-stretched-over-the-skeleton-and-muscles method that unimaginative paleoartists use with dinosaurs
with results like:
and i love it so much because it absolutely unquestionably proves the point the book is making
A personal blog about everything and nothing in particular... Though I certainly end up with a lot of Supernatural, Doctor Who, Avengers stuff, Homestuck, and Sherlock. In fact, so much Sherlock, I had to make my own Sherlock blog so I wouldn't drown my friends in it...
((Tagging homestuck, Good Omens, Cabin Pressure, The Hobbit))