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Quicksilver!

Sketch card I painted for the 2012 Marvel Greatest Heroes (The Avengers) trading card series of Quicksilver!

#marvel #comics #art #illustration #superhero #theavengers #avengers #quicksilver #superherosunday
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+Christopher Kimson, you can make photocopies of your good drawings and also just do really rough sketches to practice your coloring with. Also, just practice using colors on blank paper (no drawings) so you get a feel for how they look when different colors are mixed together.
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Happy Earth Day!

This Earth Day, NASA is asking us to celebrate our home planet by sharing pictures and video of our favorite places on Earth with the hashtag #NoPlaceLikeHome.

I send my Earth Day salutations with this pic of San Francisco, one of my favorite places on this planet and the city I call home!

Regarding Earth Day, NASA says: "At NASA, we explore lots of planets and there's a lot to love: the mountains on Mars, the rings of Saturn, the 99.77-degree axial tilt of Uranus. But how about a little something for the home team? It's Earth Day. Let's explore our home planet, too.

Scientists from NASA and around the world have now discovered more than 1,800 planets beyond our solar system. But so far, we haven't found any that match the complexity of Earth. And it is this complexity that challenges Earth scientists as they seek to figure out how the whole planet works as a system.

Earth has oceans, forests, deserts, ice sheets, rain, snow, an atmosphere. And we have life. These are some of the things that NASA's 20 Earth-orbiting missions observe and measure in our quest to build the most complete understanding possible of our dynamic planet.

And while the view from space can be awe-inspiring, our satellites do not see the world the way you do, what makes your corner of Earth special - what makes it home.

We want you to share with NASA and the world views of your corner of Earth - your favorite place, whether it’s a local park, your vacation spot or Mt. Everest. Our question to you is a simple one: What is your favorite place on Earth?"

For more: www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/on-earth-day-show-nasa-how-there-s-noplacelikehome

+The Streets of San Francisco #earthday #earthrightnow #nasa #science #cityscape #goldengatebridge #goldengate #ggb #sanfrancisco #sf #bayarea #sfbayarea #sfbay #keepexploring #handsfree #throughglass
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In the Bizzaro world, perhaps. :p
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"Do. Or do not. There is no try." ~Yoda

Here's one of Union Square's four painted heart sculptures. This one's painted by Lawrence Noble who also sculpted the legendary Yoda statue seen in the Yoda Fountain in front of Lucasfilm headquarters.

Since 2009, painted heart sculptures from the Hearts in San Francisco public art installation have been installed in Union Square's four corners. The sculptures are auctioned off each year to benefit the San Francisco General Hospital Foundation. New sculptures painted by various artists take their place.

+The Streets of San Francisco #sanfrancisco #unionsquare #yoda #jedimaster #jedi #starwars #starwarseveryday #starwarstuesday #publicart #heart #sculpture #cityscape #sf #bayarea #keepexploring #handsfree #throughglass
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The Thing!

Sketch card I painted for the 2012 Marvel Greatest Heroes (The Avengers) trading card series of Ben Grimm, also known as The Thing!

#marvel #comics #art #illustration #superhero #theavengers #avengers #fantasticfour #bengrimm #thething #thing #superherosunday
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+Travis Wegner, thanks!!
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New Official Fantastic Four Trailer!

A second official trailer! Based on characters from the comic books and graphic novels published by Marvel Comics [amzn.to/1yZyXaT].

A contemporary re-imagining of Marvel's original and longest-running superhero team, centers on four young outsiders who teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.

In theaters August 7, 2015. Stars Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara, Jamie Bell, and Toby Kebbell.

#fantasticfour #marvel #comics #superheroes #scifi #movies #superherosunday
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New Official Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer!

The second official teaser trailer! Directed by J.J. Abrams, this is the next highly anticipated installment in George Lucas' epic space opera franchise [amzn.to/1y8cIQb]!

#starwars #episodevii #theforceawakens #starwarstheforceawakens #scifi #movies #starwarseveryday
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+Alan Chau, lol, my pleasure!
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Steve Wozniak + Stan Lee = Silicon Valley Comic Con!

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is teaming up with legendary creator Stan Lee to launch a Silicon Valley-based comic book convention that'll "celebrates the Age of the Geek by bringing together America's two greatest superheroes: pop culture and technology."

Regarding this event, the Woz says:

"Today we're lucky to have so many kinds of entertainment, from movies, TV shows, web series, music, video games, social media and more, and the lines between entertainment and the technology we love so much in Silicon Valley are getting blurrier every day. We're going to create a place where all these different kinds of interests can come together, and we can come together too.

There are lots of fans like me in San Francisco and the Valley, and I'm excited that now we'll have a Comic Con with our very own flavor... I'm going to be working with lots of great people to make this happen."

SVCC is March 19-20, 2016 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, CA. More info: www.svcomiccon.com

#svcc #stanlee #thewoz #technology #comics #scifi #fantasy #gaming #movies #tv #cosplay #geek #siliconvalley #sanfrancisco #sf #bayarea #events #superherosunday
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+Jesse Cohen, excellent, I hope you get to attend! And sadly, WonderCon left SF a few years ago for SoCal and hasn't returned. There are no big comic cons in SF anymore. The closest are Big Wow Comicfest and this event (both in San Jose).
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Happy Selfie Sunday!

Mirror selfie with messy hair from a windy day in San Francisco. :p

#selfiesunday #mirrorselfie #selfie #sundayselfie #sundayfunday #messyhair #handsfree #throughglass
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+Maire P, that's very unfortunate! This is a classic shirt from Threadless. Hopefully you gave it some good mileage before the bleach monster ate it.
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Boba Fett!

A sketch card I painted for the Star Wars Perspectives (2014) trading card series of Boba Fett!

#starwars #illustration #art #bobafett #fett #starwarseveryday #starwarstuesday
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New Official Jurassic World Trailer!

More dino-action in this second official trailer! Based on novels by Michael Crichton this sequel is the fourth film installment in the Jurassic Park franchise [amzn.to/1EljSEI].

Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park (1993), Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond. After 10 years of operation and visitor rates declining, in order to fulfill a corporate mandate, a new attraction is created to re-spark visitor's interest, which backfires horribly.

In theaters June 12, 2015. Directed by Colin Trevorrow. Stars Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Jake Johnson, Nick Robinson, Vincent D'Onofrio, Irrfan Khan and B. D. Wong.

#jurassicworld #jurassicpark #dinosaurs #chrispratt #brycedallashoward #scifi #movies
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+Ingrid K. V. Hardy, I might also, so I hope it will be!
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Fake Superhero Fact!

Plastic Man is recyclable.

#plasticman #superherosunday
“Plastic Man is recyclable. #FakeSuperheroFacts”
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+Justin Chung no problem
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Official Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Trailer [HD]!

Warner Bros has officially released the teaser trailer! Directed by Zack Snyder. Screenplay by Chris Terrio and David S. Goyer. Stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Holly Hunter and Gal Gadot.

In theaters March 25, 2016, this is the sequel to Man of Steel [amzn.to/mosdvd].

#batmanvsuperman #batman #superman #dawnofjustice #dccomics #comics #superheroes #scifi #movies
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Artist/Illustrator: Comic book, sci-fi, fantasy & horror style illustration. Posters, pin-ups, trading cards & cover art.
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Professional illustrator. Life-long geek. Inspired by science. Guided by reason. Zombie fit. [ Google Glass Explorer | NASA Social Alumni ]
Introduction
Circle me for my art, science news and geek fun!

2015 Appearances
Comic-Con International: Jul 8-12, San Diego, CA - Booth 5560
Phoenix Comicon: May 28-31, Phoenix, AZ - Booth 4126

2014 Appearances
Fan Fest: Dec 12-14, Glendale, AZ
Comic-Con International: Jul 23-27, San Diego, CA
Phoenix Comicon: Jun 5-8, Phoenix, AZ

2013 Appearances
Las Vegas Comics Expo: Sep 28-29, Las Vegas, NV
Comic-Con International: Jul 17-21, San Diego, CA

2012 Appearances
Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival: Nov 3, Las Vegas, NV
Comic-Con International: Jul 11-15, San Diego, CA
Phoenix Comicon: May 24-27, Phoenix, AZ

2011 Appearances
Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival: Nov 5, Las Vegas, NV
Comic-Con International: Jul 20-24, San Diego, CA
ConCarolinas: Jun 3-5, Charlotte, NC - Artist Guest of Honor
Phoenix Comicon: May 26-29, Phoenix, AZ 
Motor City Comic Con: May 13-15, Novi, MI
WonderCon: Apr 1-3, San Francisco, CA

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Bio
I'm a professional illustrator and sketch card artist on popular properties like Marvel Comics, DC Comics, Star Wars, Star Trek, Indiana Jones, Lord of the Rings, Classic Sci-Fi & Horror Collector Series, Grimm Fairy Tales and more.
JustinChung.com

I have an ongoing cosplay inspired and sexy pin-up series that features models in original costumes. Know a great model or interested yourself? Contact me!

I'm also a shutterbug and one of my favorite places to shoot photos is around San Francisco.

I'm also a NASA Social Alumni. I've been given opportunities to go behind-the-scenes at various NASA facilities to speak with scientists, engineers, managers and more so I can share what I learn with my social media followers.
#NASASocial (Twitter)

In May 2013, Google invited me into their Glass Explorer program. You'll often find me exploring new ways of doing things with Google Glass.
#throughglass (Google+)

In 1995, I created the award-winning +World Famous Comics, one of the Web's first and largest destinations for comic book and entertainment fans.
worldfamouscomics.com/about

Kai Justiss, a Jedi seen in the Star Wars Expanded Universe books and magazines, is named after me and based on my likeness.
starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Kai_​​Justiss

Recent Art Projects
Marvel Masterpieces (in stores early 2015)
Star Wars Masterwork (in stores Feb 11, 2015)
Marvel Premier 2014
Star Trek TOS Portfolio Prints
Star Wars Perspectives
Marvel Universe 2014
Marvel: The Bronze Age
Marvel Premier
Star Wars Galactic Files
2012 Marvel Greatest Heroes - The Avengers
Grimm Fairy Tales
The Clone Wars: Rise of the Bounty Hunters
Classic Vintage Movie Posters: Sci-Fi & Horror - Series 2
More

Art for Films
The Congregation
Zombie Prom
www.imdb.com/name/nm2180618

Favorite Quotes
"It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring."
- Carl Sagan

"Don't be content in your life just to do no wrong. Be prepared every day to try and do some good."
- Sir Nicholas Winton

"With great power there must also come — great responsibility!"
- Stan Lee

"If you want to make enemies, try to change something."
- Woodrow Wilson

"hello, world"
- Brian Kernighan & Dennis Ritchie
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San Francisco, CA
Previously
Philadelphia, PA - Taipei, Taiwan
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JustinChung.com 268 Bush St # 2814 San Francisco, CA 94104