Finding the right stock photography for Digital Art is way more difficult than it should be. The majority of the resources out there are just not fit for purpose. The NeoStock project was created to address this problem.
A truly collaborative endeavour, NeoStock resources are produced by a team of veteran industry professionals, at Fire Eye Land studios, Margate (UK). Our concepts, poses, costumes and model choices are guided by a 1,500-strong Focus Group, consisting of publishing professionals worldwide.
Site Founder / Shoot Director: Dean Samed
Dean Samed is a UK-based illustrator / cover artist, and a specialist in the horror genre. He has illustrated the works of Stephen King, Clive Barker, H.P. Lovecraft, Graham Masterton, as well as a wide range of genre authors internationally.
Dean started freelancing at the age of 14, and throughout his young adult years, worked with promoters and record labels in urban dance music. Later, the e-publishing boom allowed him to switch focus to his first love, macabre art.
As a horror specialist, he is known for his complex creature designs and sharp compositing style.
Photographer: Tom Parsons
Tom Parsons is a natural light and studio portrait, food and interiors photographer.
Born in South Africa Tom has lived in the UK since a young child. With a varied career from the Household Cavalry to the Wine Trade, he now applies his attention to detail and people skills to photography.
With a background in TV, Fashion, Magazine and Corporate photography Tom has worked with clients of varied backgrounds including Musicians, Chefs, Models, Actors and Royalty alike.
Tom works within the south east and London as well as internationally.
Whether he is working with Corporate or Commercial clients, actors, models or private the approach is the same. Tom's work focuses on capturing the perfect image, whether it's portraiture or food.. Its all about capturing the subject in his trade mark way and in perfect light.
Makeup Artist: Suzanna Forrister-Beer
Suzanna is a Multi-talented, Award Winning, Internationally Published Professional Make-up Artist, Hair Designer, Bodypainter & Artist who applies her skills and creative expertise to all Art disciplines involving the human canvas, flat and 3D surfaces.
Suzanna’s features and publications are numerous, including: VOGUE Italia, VOGUE International Editions; Art & Commerce VOGUE Gallery, Warpaint Magazine, Faceon Magazine, Professional Beauty Magazine, Bizarre Magazine, and many others.
"There is not one aspect or element of Make-up I do not enjoy, whether it is researching for a new look, designing or creating props and costumes for a bodypaint, or sharing my knowledge with willing students. Being creative is the focus and driving force behind everything I do; that and putting ‘Smiles’ on Faces…"