Traveler's Steampunk Blog

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Happy Solstice everybody!

| 21. Dezember 2013

Today is Winter Solstice, Yule, and just in time for the festival, the lovely people over at Screen Novelties have sent me this cute animated short to share, enjoy! Original art by  

Captain Nemo dives again

| 17. Juli 2013

Some time ago already I came across this image on the ætherweb:   Excellent. I was most intrigued since in context it hinted at an independent project to turn 40,000 Leagues under the Sea into an animated movie. Best thing to do since my curiosity was kindled, was to contact the gentleman who posted it […]

Steampunk for the Little Ones

| 16. November 2012

Explaining your favourite subculture to your children can be a daunting task. Therefor, we have to expose them as early as possible and instill the fascination we feel in them. For me, this fascination started with my encounter with a Zeppelin on TV. I must have been four or five years old at the time. […]

At the Mountains of Madness – Animated short film

| 12. November 2012

At the Mountains of Madness is one of H.P. Lovecrafts best known and most beloved works. It is actually No. 4 in my personal Top 10 of Cthulhu Mythos fiction. The first three being The Colour out of Space, The Call of Cthulhu and The Shadow over Innsmouth. Rumor of At the Mountains of Madness […]

Animated Airship and Zeppelin

| 12. Januar 2012

Two ætherweb finds I thought I share: zeppeline from Boremir Bakharev on Vimeo. Zeppelin from Bob Orsillo on Vimeo.