Todd cut his artistic teeth painting album covers in LA for such Heavy Metal giants as Motley Cruë, W.A.S.P. and LA Guns. He received more formal tutelage from world-famous concept artist, Mark ‘Crash’ McCreery. His stylized and bold approach to dinosaur reconstructions soon found homes in a variety of popular books, but Todd is perhaps best known for his collaborations with renowned paleontologist, Paul Serono, of the University of Chicago. The prolific Serono has, in recent years, discovered and named numerous dinosaurs and other Mesozoic animals. The announcement of these discoveries is usually accompanied by one of Todd’s reconstructions that are seen worldwide in the popular press.
Dinosaur Art: The World’s Greatest Paleoart
- 4 September 2012
A paleoartist is an illustrator who specialises in the science and art of reconstructing ancient animals and their world. In …