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Recreating an Age of Reptiles By Mark Witton
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The ‘Age of Reptiles’, formally known as the Mesozoic Era, gave rise to some of the most spectacular animals in Earth’s history: dinosaurs, flying pterosaurs and marine reptiles, as... More > well as many spectacular but less familiar species, such as the crane-necked Tanystropheus, hindlimb-glider Sharovipteryx, and our own diverse mammalian ancestors. Recreating an Age of Reptiles explores the Mesozoic Era through paintings of familiar extinct species as well as lesser seen subjects: burrowing dinosaurs, giant vampire squids and enormous, predatory flying reptiles. Details of the artistic process, scientific grounding and collaborations between researchers explain how each image was created, and discussions of the methods and goals of ‘palaeoartistry’ - the recreation of extinct animals and landscapes in art - explores the flexible boundaries between science and art when restoring ancient worlds.< Less
All Yesterdays: Unique and Speculative Views of Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals By John Conway, C.M. Kosemen, Darren Naish
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All Yesterdays is a book about the way we see dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals. Lavishly illustrated with over sixty original artworks, All Yesterdays aims to challenge our notions of how... More > prehistoric animals looked and behaved. As an critical exploration of palaeontological art, All Yesterdays asks questions about what is probable, what is possible, and what is commonly ignored. Written by palaeozoologist Darren Naish, and palaeontological artists John Conway and C.M. Kosemen, All Yesterdays is scientifically rigorous and artistically imaginative in its approach to fossils of the past - and those of the future.< Less
All Yesterdays: Unique and Speculative Views of Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Animals By John Conway, C.M. Kosemen, Darren Naish
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All Yesterdays is a book about the way we see dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals. Lavishly illustrated with over sixty original artworks, All Yesterdays aims to challenge our notions of how... More > prehistoric animals looked and behaved. As a critical exploration of palaeontological art, All Yesterdays asks questions about what is probable, what is possible, and what is commonly ignored. Written by palaeozoologist Darren Naish, and palaeontological artists John Conway and C.M. Kosemen, All Yesterdays is scientifically rigorous and artistically imaginative in its approach to fossils of the past - and those of the future.< Less