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Saturday, January 12, 2013

Splash Page Saturday: Aquaman #29

The Shrine had run out of superlatives when it comes to talking about the work of Nick Cardy; the guy did--and still is doing--amazing work, a lot of it on Aquaman!

This very unusual splash page from Aquaman #29 is a great example of how Cardy's sense of design could really take the reader by er, storm: I love the story's title set at a 90 degree angle, and how all the color stops with the curve of the whale's tale. It was really innovative stuff like that helped make Cardy's run on Aquaman so memorable!

1 comment:

Sarah Park said...

I've watched this scene in the TV a few years back. I still remember this scene a lot. One of my favorites actually.