3D printed sculpture of an elderly Popeye the Sailor Man

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By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Tuesday 18 February 2014

Okay, I did not expect my childhood idol and number one spinach endorser, Popeye, to be this… old. Multi-awarded special effects makeup artist Rick Baker printed out this realistic – and menacing – rendition of Popeye using a 3D printer he bought at a charity event auction. Using a digital model he made back in 2007, he was able to achieve surprising results given the price of the machine.

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Animated TV shows rebranded as hipster fashion logos

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By Rumplestiltskin in New Design on Thursday 9 August 2012

As an exercise in logo examination, I re-branded popular animated shows from the twentieth century as they would look if designed to market themselves as a hipster fashion label.

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Andre De Freitas turns cartoon characters into Zombies

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By Agnes Samour in New Art on Thursday 13 October 2011

Halloween is just around the corner so if you are into grim and other macabre creatures, check out the work of Andre De Freitas. This young illustrator who studied in Florida has cleverly zombified our beloved Donald Duck, Batman and Popeye.

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