British Library offers over 1 million free vintage images for download – Digital Arts

The centuries-old copyright-free images range from book illustrations to photos, and cover everything from flowers to cycling and children’s books to map.

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The Deep Influence Of The A-Bomb On Anime And Manga – Digg

The atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki — along with the firebombings of Tokyo — were traumatic experiences for the Japanese people. It’s no surprise that for years, the devastation remained at the forefront of their conscience, and that part of the healing process meant returning to this imagery in literature, in music and in art.

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These 10 Animated Movies Just May Be The Most Beautiful Animated Movies Ever

This video essay examines 10 animated films that can claim to be the most beautiful ever madeand they might not be the ones you think.

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10 Examples of Comics Art So Good, They Don’t Need Words to Tell a Story

Comics are a visual medium—but most comics still rely heavily on narration and dialogue. Once in a while, though, a series, a single issue, or even one great scene in a comic will forgo text, or keep it at a minimum, to tell a gorgeous story with just images. Here are 10 pieces of comic art that don’t need words to convey a story.

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Matt Harvey’s beautifully sad artworks show noble failures and sacrifices – Digital Arts

Created for his band We Lost The Sea’s new album Departure Songs, these works celebrate those whose loss was not in vain.

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