The Sanctuary Moon
"Red’s Revenge" by Matt Dixon, year unknown.

"Red’s Revenge" by Matt Dixon, year unknown.

I have to confess, I like Greg Hildebrandt’s pin-up art much more than the fantasy illustrations he does with his brother Tim… but that’s me!

I have to confess, I like Greg Hildebrandt’s pin-up art much more than the fantasy illustrations he does with his brother Tim… but that’s me!

Some great space art by Peter Elson. Title and year unknown.

Some great space art by Peter Elson. Title and year unknown.

Interplanetary propaganda. 
(Artwork used in the TV miniseries V, 1983)

Interplanetary propaganda.

(Artwork used in the TV miniseries V, 1983)

Officially licensed blacklight poster from 1976, when Star Trek was semi-underground and really cool…

Officially licensed blacklight poster from 1976, when Star Trek was semi-underground and really cool…

Thirty-five years ago tonight, the original Battlestar Galactica premiered with the three-hour pilot film “Saga of a Star World.” It was the most expensive piece of television ever produced to that time, and a major, major deal for those of us who were kids at the time.Above is a pre-production painting by Ralph McQuarrie of Star Wars fame.

Thirty-five years ago tonight, the original Battlestar Galactica premiered with the three-hour pilot film “Saga of a Star World.” It was the most expensive piece of television ever produced to that time, and a major, major deal for those of us who were kids at the time.

Above is a pre-production painting by Ralph McQuarrie of Star Wars fame.

Something a bit different from Frazetta, a lovely lady of the far future instead of the barbarian past…  (title and year unknown)

Something a bit different from Frazetta, a lovely lady of the far future instead of the barbarian past…  (title and year unknown)

When Samuel L Jackson gets tired of making Avengers movies, Disney has other options available…

When Samuel L Jackson gets tired of making Avengers movies, Disney has other options available…

One of my favorite illustrations by one of my favorite artists… Trantorian Dream (1983) by Michael Whelan (appeared on Asimov’s Foundation’s Edge).

One of my favorite illustrations by one of my favorite artists… Trantorian Dream (1983) by Michael Whelan (appeared on Asimov’s Foundation’s Edge).

Issue #34 of Mediascene magazine, with Buck Rogers cover art by Jim Steranko.

Issue #34 of Mediascene magazine, with Buck Rogers cover art by Jim Steranko.