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A paleoartist is an illustrator who specialises in the science and art of reconstructing ancient animals and their world. In Dinosaur Art 10 of the top contemporary. 21 Sep Dinosaur Art: The World’s Greatest Paleoart will appeal to these kids with beautiful illustrations that are equally engaging for older kids or. Booktopia has Dinosaur Art, The World’s Greatest Paleoart by Steve White. Buy a discounted Hardcover of Dinosaur Art online from Australia’s leading online.

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I love this book not only because of the mesmerizing artwork done in a variety of styles but also because it interviews the artists themselves. The World’s Greatest Paleoart 4.

Dinosaur Art: The World’s Greatest Paleoart by Steve White

Dinisaur, must, must find. Absolutely gorgeous artwork of dinosaurs. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Jan 09, Joel rated it really liked it Shelves: By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. October 14, at 2: Wworlds is perfectly presented with a lush cover, and fascinating supporting text. There was a problem completing your request.

These interviews do not really follow a specific format, and organically flow from each artist’s answers.

Dinosaur Art: The World’s Greatest Paleoart

Now I’m aware this title was picked to try and better sell the book, but it leaves a bad after taste to jump into this book with those implied expectations to find it is just false advertising. In interviews with some of the current leading paleoartists, you get a idea of what makes them want to paint and draw pictures and scenes of long extinct beasts; their passion for detail and accuracy good enough for some of them to be able to submit their own scientific papers and their collaboration with museums and scientists to generate accurat An impressive book filled with wonderful images of dinosaurs, water and flying reptiles and ancient mammals.


There are no discussion topics on this book yet. While the rest of the art in the book makes no such guarantees about the “extreme accuracy” of the dinos looks, it is reasonable to assume that they are much more accurate than the images in the books I read 25 years ago. Art books probably aren’t my thing, but I enjoyed it in the end. Stein rated it it was amazing Oct 02, Dec 14, Davis rated it it was amazing. We don’t know when or if this item will be back in stock.

These are not individual portraits but dinosaurs in their environment interacting with nature and other prehistoric creatures. Unable to add item to List. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Reenactment of The Matrix included. Be the first to review this item.

I bought this book a month ago on Amazon because I had enough points to get it fo My inner child loved this book. Giant crocodiles are dinosaurs too.

I was obsessed with dinos as a kid but was well aware that what my books told me was only a guess cinosaur what they were really like. Feedback If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

I just wish the title didn’t imply they would be graetest there. Theo rated it it was amazing Nov 06, Nov 26, Natalia Jagielska rated it it was amazing Shelves: My only big beef with the book are the implications made by the title of the book.

Book Review ~ Dinosaur Art: The World’s Greatest Paleoart

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Nov 18, Toonfactory rated it it was amazing. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. His work has a softer approach and seems less concerned with every speck and pore, and more of the creatures shape and their habitats. Lots of action images plus a couple fold out pages.


Aspiring palaeo-artists will no doubt find lots of interest in these interviews. All the involved artists discuss things from their research methods, career history, philosophy, to artistic methods, career advice, and what they see the future of palaeo-art being. Mrs Kathryn Bagshaw rated it it was amazing Sep 08, Jul 16, Anna rated it liked it Shelves: There are ten artists entailed in this volume, so consequentially t I totally loved this book.

It made me crazy that we knew so much about them, yet so little about what they really looked like and how they acted. Given what others have said about the book already, I’m not sure this will be overly original, but I’ll give it a go anyways. But of course, since they don’t exist, filling in the sometimes large gaps in scientific evidence takes a creative and outside-the-box way of thinking.

Wim Gabriels rated it really liked it Jul 04, There are a few errors in the book mis-named dinosaurs or mixed up references but a careful reading thhe the captions for the images should tell you when this happens. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Please try your search again later. The artwork was great, and, as a hobby artist and lover of dinosaurs, the interviews were very interesting.