Ferdinand Dumago Ladera is an acclaimed artist born in Iligan, the city of waterfalls, situated in the southeastern part of the Philippines. He was trained and received a bachelor's degree in Fine Arts at FEATI University in Manila, Philippines. He has a diverse background as a fine artist, graphic designer, and photographer. He specializes in fantasy and science-fiction illustration. View more of his work at his website, ferdinandladera.com.
Noah Bradley is a creator. He is working on The Sin of Man, a primal fantasy world of his own design. He made Art Camp, which has helped to teach thousands of students around the world to make better art. And he makes Reference.Pictures with his wife, which provides affordable, high quality reference images for creators. See more of his work and these many projects at noahbradley.com.
Artur Zima is a concept artist and illustrator specializing in environment design in the entertainment industry. His main inspiration comes from the natural world, books, movies and ancient history. After graduating from university he perused a career in the gaming industry working on mobile game titles. Currently he works at Xbox Studios having recently worked on AAA titles such as Sea of Thieves. See more of his work at www.artstation.com/arturzima.
Victoriya "Anda" Shamykina is an artist from Moscow, Russia, who mostly focuses on environment concept art for games. As a concept artist and illustrator, Anda has participated in mobile, PC, and board game projects, as well as book and magazine illustrations and personal client commissions. Currently she's working on the "Guns of Boom" mobile game released by Game Insight LLC and a personal artwork book project "Gates of Eodh." See her portfolio on www.artstation.com/anda.
Vicky J. Bawangun is a self-taught freelance illustrator and concept artist residing in Indonesia. He started his journey in digital art professionally in 2012. He works mostly on indie games projects and book covers, creating fantasy and sci-fi environments, illustrations, and concepts. He gets a lot of inspiration from playing video games, watching movies, and even listening to music. You can see more of his artwork at his gallery on deviantArt.
Flavio Bolla has been drawing since he was three years old. He first came in contact with the world of concept art in 2006. Since then, he has worked hard on the fundamentals to improve his design skills and to be able to create fascinating worlds. His work has been featured on various internet platforms, magazines, and book covers. View more of his work online at www.flaviobolla.com.
Tyler Edlin is a freelance illustrator and concept artist for the entertainment industry, creating epic fantasy and science fiction worlds. He gives back to the community providing regular classes and tutorials on such popular subjects as the fundamentals of character and environment design. View more of his work online at tyleredlinart.com.
"King of Ruins" was the cover art for the BCS website in summer 2008 before our premiere issue, and now is again for our Tenth Anniversary!
Mats Minnhagen is a Swedish illustrator. He has worked with computer games, children's books, and historical illustration, among other things. You can check out his work at www.minnhagen.com.