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  • old man logan sketch cover by Ghen Martin comic illustrator manchester

    Old Man Logan Sketch Cover

    Continuing on with the new series of magazine portraits, here is the one for Old Man Logan’s sketch cover. The art for this was drawn traditionally in pencils then scanned and inked digitally using Affinity Photo. You can check out the pencils below.  

  • the best year of our lives poster illustration by ghen martin

    The Best Years of Our Lives movie poster

    “The Best Years of Our Lives” movie poster Ghen Martin draws a new poster for this classic movie Cinema and illustration are my two big passions, so it’s not difficult for me to find a film to think about and draw. This was the time for classics (yes, once more!) and sketch a new movie poster of The […]

  • Paula’s eyes

    A first sketch of my people, this time my beautiful niece Paula, who looks at me with an interrogation sign in her eyes, full of innocence. This portrait is drawn with pencil, photographed with my cell and the last step was a little bit of digital retouching, just to correct the color and contrast.

  • Citizen Kane

    When Orson Welles took the challenge to direct his first movie he regarded John Ford’s Stagecoach as a guide of how to make a movie. That’s why he watched it over 40 times during the making of Citizen Kane, and took good note of how the angles of the camera were chosen or how the […]

  • The Searchers

    François Truffaut didn’t like John Wayne, until he watched “The Searchers”; then he changed his mind about the actor. If there is a character that makes the difference in a movie, that one is Ethan, and for the same reason many movies become masterpieces, for what is not said, but the director has put just […]

  • The Verdict movie poster

    The Verdict movie poster A variant movie poster by Ghen Martin Sidney Lumet is one of those film-makers to rescue from oblivion, a Hollywood craftsmen not sufficiently recognized, in spite of having over 40 movies to his credit, some like these: 12 Angry Men The Hill Dog Day Afternoon Serpico Running on Empty The Verdict is my […]