Visions of the Prenatal Development: Human Embryo & Fetal Illustrations

Visions of the Prenatal Development: Human Embryo & Fetal Illustrations

The embryo illustrations and fetus illustrations in the video above reveal fetal development beginning at 6 weeks of gestational age and progressing through each week, with summary text, until the final 40th week of pregnancy. At each week vital information about development is offered, along with a comparatively sized vegetable or fruit, to mark the size of the growing baby. Read More »

When Less is More? Lighting a Scene

When Less is More? Lighting a Scene

There is, specifically, magic in an image, maybe in any image if the viewer looks the right way. It comes (for lack of my ability to express it more clearly) from the ability of the image to hold an entire thing close: a small universe with laws that work together, all at once to reveal a piece of truth. Read More »

The Light Spindle

The Light Spindle

The Power of Light as a force in Medical Illustration or any Illustration Written & Illustrated by Laura Maaske, MSc.BMC, Medical Illustrator & Medical Animator   Do you recall your first discovery of light when you were a child? What an alluring beauty that intangible phantom presents for babies at a certain age. I remember ... Read More »