Artist Martin Bullock Creates Funny Animal Mashups With Photoshop – Design You Trust

Artist Martin Bullock Creates Funny Animal Mashups With Photoshop

0

Artist Martin Bullock found a unique pastime during the pandemic lockdown: creating hybrid animals. This hobby, partly inspired by Margaret Atwood’s “Oryx and Crake” and the classic film “The Island of Doctor Moreau,” led to the birth of what he calls Pixelmated Animals.

More: Instagram h/t: boredpanda

343881838 1272911223314642 417709219355485373 N

Bullock’s journey began with an old editing program named “Pixelmator,” which inadvertently lent its name to his creations. However, he later transitioned to using Photoshop, though the essence of his process remained largely unchanged.

343966030 888294155597246 4661447558994401619 N

In creating these imaginative creatures, Bullock often starts with either a background or a facial image, then browses through Adobe stock to find elements that either harmoniously blend or strikingly contrast. His approach mirrors traditional collage-making, where he meticulously cuts out selected parts and overlays them onto a new image. The process involves careful erasing, blending, and color correcting to achieve a seamless integration of the disparate elements.

344143351 975252300134393 3749517447043382154 N

While Bullock has embraced generative fill as a revolutionary tool for enlarging and expanding images, he prefers to limit his use of AI in his art, relying primarily on his creativity and manual editing skills to bring these fantastical animals to life.

344496069 1331750004097649 3999757401129836044 N
344586008 579007637372383 103711071529557735 N
408802845 1720632921752694 7374287040654453381 N
410129681 378877654705897 487353041171790284 N
410832038 7164947600236805 8810364533525611962 N
412265061 231514033226562 2869765033894486728 N
412272900 325935096928438 108948598726622454 N
412315016 739977014225871 3205150583980015554 N
412359474 922659869585292 2169744423673617868 N
412362394 203921782781446 3890092989172216145 N
412486297 380088717728595 2359848331618629876 N
412593906 1058985925223568 599012219037669914 N
416736483 1015098219554679 7302380149690696800 N
416932298 1109273543838311 3251678124401884368 N
417256170 2057086721342018 8953339682429492090 N
417765339 915487480088198 8660980621552780405 N
418000677 889366419532850 5214582109264366185 N
419240937 348793651417018 3010212491978701382 N
419504026 384897280889880 8602427310482549442 N
419504913 343162441923757 9089815251784462529 N
419859265 347502548146898 6807713603686857260 N
420129444 707909264702522 1784921318848979751 N
343960758 115731714819668 2663203677737275426 N
Pixelmatedanimals 343988103 285334957154023 4163292608775131372 N (1)
Pixelmatedanimals 404045293 3220384634934050 7631691030587371849 N
Pixelmatedanimals 413909719 1838925133209516 8122401031067651154 N
Pixelmatedanimals 414486746 374025825208520 2879385601646445058 N
Pixelmatedanimals 414724742 1083869355980278 2831840050064735881 N
Pixelmatedanimals 416131700 7396251450412835 1028457767678726466 N

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Design You Trust Facebook page. You won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Swimming with Alligators
Cats Fuku-Chan And Daikichi Find Fame Travelling Around The World In A Converted Pushchair
Look At This Tiny Frisky Sand Bubbler Crab - The Real Nature’s Sand Artist
Things They Don't Tell You: Honest Guide To Life Brought To You By Cartoonist Winston Rowntree
Unusual Animals: Hydrocynus Goliath
2022 Dog Shaming Calendar Is Here!
Artist Illustrated What Would Happen If Famous Cartoon Characters Fused Together, And Here’s The Result
Artist Painted Themed Rooms Featuring Celebrities And Animals, And Here's The Result
Playful Multicolored Cartoons and Doodle Typography by Nina Dzyvulska
Delightfully Sarcastic Illustrations Everyone Will See Themselves In
Shrek Cake Fails: When Baking Goes Terribly Wrong
Leah Yellowbird Pattern Cardboard Animal Heads
The Curious Tale of Gripsholm Castle's Lion: A Taxidermy Mishap Turned Iconic
Christine Rai's Comics Prove You Actually Can Make Art From Bad Tan Lines & Microaggressions
The World’s Greatest Gallery of Seductive Radishes
Japanese Cats Love Nothing More In The World Than Watching Farmer Next Door Plant His Rice
Fragmented: Transforming Broken Plates into Art
Wonderfully Interpretive Paper Collages Depicting Popular Cats And Dogs Of Instagram
Photoshop Contest Participants Give A Glimpse Of What If Giants Lived Among Us
Guy Demonstrates His Photoshop Skills By Editing Himself Into Celebrity Pictures
Hilarious Private Conversations People Overheard In San Francisco
Stunning Images Of The Marine Seals Were Captured By A Diver Who Did Well To Hang Onto His Camera When One Of The Seals Attempted To Take A Bite Out It
Beautiful Illustrations and Sketches by Zhijun He
Before the Photoshop Era, Here Are What Manipulated Photos Looked Like in the Early 20th Century