Happy Thursday!! And Happy Birthday to Illustrator/ Designer Iain McCaig, That's today, March 19th!
You may know that "Iain is an internationally recognized and award winning artist and one of the motion picture industry’s leading conceptual designers. His exceptional command of human anatomy, character, emotional expression and visual narrative make him one of the most sought after artists working in the entertainment industry today. He has worked as one of the principal designers on Star Wars Episode One—The Phantom Menace, Star Wars Episode Two—Attack of the Clones, and: Star Wars Episode Three—Revenge of the Sith. His work includes the landmark designs for Queen Amidala and Darth Maul. His other film credits include: James Cameron's 'Terminator II', Steven Spielberg's 'Hook', Francis Ford Coppola's 'Dracula', Neil Jordan’s 'Interview With the Vampire', Sony/Revolution/Universal’s ‘Peter Pan’, and Warner Brothers’'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire."-Iains website
While I have not had the chance to visit and photograph Iain in his studio (yet), I did have the good fortune to make this portrait of him in our Pop-Up studio at Spectrum Fantastic Art live in Kansas City a few years back, it is one of my favorites, I love his work and you will too, make sure to check out his work here:
And you can see more of our Pop-Up Studio convention portraits here: https://sampselprestonphotography.com/convention-portrait-photography
all art this post © Iain McCaig