Licensing: Medical illustration is a service. The product is not bought, but the use of it is licensed. In general, the more uses = higher cost. An illustration used in a marketing campaign for a new drug has a higher economic value then the same illustration used in a journal article. – The Association of […]
The first question I get when I tell people that I’m a medical illustrator is “What is that?” Once I’ve explained what I do, the inevitable follow-up question is.. “So the computer does it all for you, right?” No, absolutely not. While technology has made certain aspects of creating art easier, mostly what it offers […]
I get this question all the time. Once people realize they are very familiar with this type of art (posters in doctor’s offices, school textbooks, magazines, animations on The Discovery Channel, ect.), they just didn’t think about someone specializing in creating it. Medical Illustrator A medical illustrator is a professional artist with extensive training in […]
This year marks a decade since the inception of Gory Details Illustration. In light of that milestone, we are revamping our brand (a little nip-tuck so to speak), part of which includes a website overhaul. This new site will better showcase some of our latest work, profile recent medical publications in which our work was […]
Welcome to Gory Details Illustration. Specializing in medical and scientific illustration, Gory Details Illustration produces illustrations of anatomical, surgical, conceptual, molecular and biological subjects. Custom illustrations can be used for print and electronic publications including medical journals, websites, textbooks, patient education materials, displays, professional presentations and marketing materials.