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The Post – Dinosaur Portraiture Methods

February 17, 2011

A neat video clip of an artist’s creation journey in bringing dinosaurs to life. James Gurney, of Dinotopia fame, speaks about creating the mud trap painting for Scientific American.

The article Gurney did the painting for was about the discovery of a group of small dinosaurs who died together trapped in mud. The article about the discovery, done by Paul C. Sereno, can be read at:

If you want to read more about/by James Gurney on his work, check out his blog, Gurney Journey , and specifically, his post on this topic:

And last of all, Scientific American had a small article on his work to create this painting: