Science Ninja Action Team: Cosmic Hellcats IX
de Chris Maverick and Maximilian
A comedic science fiction epic. Cosmic Hellcats is the story of a four woman team of Felinoids on an intergalactic mission of scientific discovery and peacekeeping.
This book is a unique mix of comic art and photography. The first half is a comic book story detailing the misadventures of the Cosmic Hellcat team. The second half is a photographic portfolio featuring the models who were the basis for the characters in the book.
Christopher Maverick's love of art began with comic books when he was 7 years old. He entered Carnegie Mellon as an art student in 1992. Over the years his tastes grew and he experimented with several mediums from illustration, to paints, to CGI, before finally falling in love with photography. His work has been featured in galleries, magazines and newspapers. A fan of glamour and sensuality in art, his biggest influences are the painters Nagel, Mukai and Janesko. His other interests include writing, web design, pinball, and pro-wrestling. He's been competing as a professional wrestler since 2004 and has competed in competitive pinball championships. He makes his day-to-day living as a web-designer and writes a popular blog. In 2006, he created the popular online photography community, 365 Days, where he challenged others to take one self-portrait every day for an entire year. The communtiy as grown to over 8000 members world-wide. He is the writer of the webcomic Cosmic Hellcats.