Full color recreation/commission for collector Bert Simmons. Based on the original 1940 Everett E. Hibbart cover for All Star Comics 3 featuring the first appearance of the Justice Society.
Here the team is replaced by the alternate reality team of The Justice Lords from the animated series Justice League Unlimited.
Justice Lords: The Flash, The Green Lantern, Superman, The Hawkgirl, Aquaman
Wonder Woman, The Batman, and Martian Manhunter
Hand drawn ink character art and logo, with digital work for color and text elements
I recently completed this classic cover recreation, commissioned by collector Bert Simmons.
Based on the original Mike Sekowsky cover for Justice League of America 29 featuring Earth 2 heroes meeting the Justice League. Here they are replaced by the evil Crime Syndicate of America from Earth 3.
Hand drawn characters and re-imagined logo based on the Justice League logo. Some computer work for logo and text color elements.
From Earth-Three – Owlman, Johnny Quick, Super-Woman, Power Ring, Ultraman
From Earth-One – Batman, Flash, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Superman
ink art before adding logo design
Mike Sekowsky 1960s cover illustration – Justice League of America 29
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Photoshop digital color effects
Here is a color pinup idea from 2011. Always amazed by how effective foreshortening and the classic speed-line background effect can be.
original 11×14 ink drawing, slightly cropped