Please tell me you've seen THIS. Here is the article.
The first thing I thought of when I saw this was... How cool would it be to combine this concept with the Virgin galactic model. Fly the rocket man to the edge of the stratosphere by balloon or other vehicle and then launch the man from there in to space via his rocket wing. Individual manned space launch. Crazy.
Check out my similar looking concept flash loop done for the EON challenge on CGSociety.
In other news... The Phoenix lander touches down on Mars. Yet another lander makes the trip to Mars and lands successfully.
It would be nice to see some different terrain though. I know the window for a safe landing is small but it would be nice to see Olympus Mons or The Valles Marineris in the background there.
Still, an amazing achievement. Landing it with rockets now instead of bouncing it.
I've got some great stuff on the way this week. Stay tuned... Later!
Keywords: nasa jpl phoenix lander on mars looking for water rocket man rocketman yves rossy Swiss-built Pilatus Porter aircraft rocket wing
Scott has been crazy busy on his book BLAST which will drop around March of 2012. It will feature art from Scott as well as Danny Gardner ...
Donald's image portfolio on CGHub. Concept vehicle. Keywords: science fiction sci-fi concept futuristic helicopter gunship design...
Beautiful cross section illustration by our good friend Kemp Remillard. Imperial Shuttle SW-0608 commandeered by the Operation Fracture Tea...
Concept art from Last Days on Mars directed by our friend Ruairi Robinson. Keywords: spaceship mars lander concept art f...
Join us for THRUST. A spaceship design competition. Concept Ships will resume shortly. Thanks for your support everyone!!!
It is super hard for me to believe that Mobeius is gone. Jean Henri Gaston Giraud passed away at the age of 73 on March 10, 2012. I remembe...
Sadly, We lost a big legend in the Sci-Fi concept art world yesterday. Mr. Ralph McQuarrie has passed away at the age of 82. I've alway...
Spaceship concept art for Rogue One by Thom Tenery , James Clyne , Doug Chiang and Ryan Church . HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! Keywords: star...
The results of the THRUST competition are in! Thanks for everyone who entered and all of the wonderful people that helped make THRUST a suc...
Spaceship concept art by our super good friend Colie Wertz. Colie has done some modeling for the new STAR WARS: Rogue One film. Congrats Co...
- ► 2016 (73)
- ► 2015 (172)
- ► 2014 (167)
- ► 2013 (186)
- ► 2012 (194)
- ► 2011 (136)
- ► 2010 (157)
- ► 2009 (156)
- Katsuhiro Otomo on conceptships
- Concept ships by Martin Sawkins
- Concept spaceship art by Jake Parker
- Conceptships news
- Concept ships from Appleseed EX MACHINA
- concept ship with girl by ukitakumuki
- Commercial airliner fuselage ejector mechanism co...
- Concept ships by Thom Tenery
- concept ship art from l'amie de zoe childrens book...
- Air ship concepts by Krzysiek Kamrowski A.K.A. Ken...
- Concept spaceship sketches from Michal Jelinek
- George Lucas turns 64!
- Concept ships speedpaints by Goro Fujita
- Chris Drysdale concept spaceship art
- Concept ships from Lift Off by Scott Robertson
- Serenity concept ship art by Leinil Yu designs
- Concept spaceship art by Jason Chan
- CONCEPTSHIPS' 100th post!
- STRUCTURA the art of SPARTH
- Maya 3D model concept ship by D.M. Phoenix
- ▼ May (20)