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A Splash in the Cosmic Ocean
The message is simple here, I think. The blobby bit at the top of the splash is supposed to be a certain planet. This image appeared on the cover of the December 1999 issue of the British SF magazine Noesis. I found out many years after making this p...
Keywords: ocean, Earth, water, surreal, traditional art
In this image I imagine an Earth-like world in orbit around not a single star but a close binary. What beautiful sunsets could be witnessed from this world. In the sky I have added a giant satellite, its night side illuminated by cities, betraying in...
Keywords: exoplanet, terrestrial planet, planet, water, ocean, binary star, star, satellit...
In this movie, the lowland areas of Mars are covered in a blue sea. Mars' two moons, Phobos and Deimos, are seen transiting across the planet in that order. It is thought that liquid water existed on Mars millions of years ago, but it is now too cold...
Keywords: planet, terrestrial planet, Mars, future, water, ocean, animation, terraform, sa...
Blue Mars IV
Astronomers are uncovering more and more evidence that seems to indicate that the planet Mars, now dry and lifeless, was once able to support liquid water. This impression shows the red planet in the future, when humans have terraformed and colonised...
Keywords: planet, terrestrial planet, Mars, future, water, ocean, terraform, satellite
Comets Bringing Water
A view of the early Earth and Moon system, still enduring the seemingly endless bombardment of planetesimals and comets that rained down for the first several hundred million years of the pair's existence. It is thought that impacts by icy comets hel...
Keywords: comet, Earth, Moon, impact, water, ocean, protoplanet, planetesimal, planet, ter...
This image shows a total eclipse, complete with diamond ring effect, but not necessarily an eclipse on Earth. I have made the moon larger than it would appear in Earth's sky, so this is an alien but Earth-like planet somewhere else in the galaxy – ...
Keywords: exoplanet, satellite, ocean, eclipse, landscape, habitable, Earth-like
This is the famous volcanic Indonesian island Krakatau (or Krakatoa) that exploded in 1883, shown as it might have appeared from high altitude. An image for the children's book Insiders: Volcanoes and Earthquakes.
Keywords: volcanism, Krakatau, Krakatoa, water ocean, Earth
Even more surrealism featuring the planet Earth. Again, the background is from an original painting of mine. The water was made in Bryce. And the whole thing was stitched together in Photoshop.
Keywords: Earth, water, ocean, surreal, planet, terrestrial planet
A classic slice of space art, but this is a bit of fantasy. What you see here is a spiral galaxy rising above a rocky seascape on a watery planet not unlike the Earth. But this is an impossible view, really. Even close up a galaxy would not look anyw...
Keywords: galaxy, landscape, water, ocean, spiral galaxy, space art
Wish You Were Here?
Well, seems like a nice place to go for a holiday if you ask me! The large rock is based on Durdle Door, a natural stone arch in Dorset, England. The rest of the picture just sprang from somewhere at the back of my mind.
Keywords: exoplanet, planet, ocean, satellite, ring, landscape, traditional art, water