This section provides some links to other sites I like a lot and use personally.
Space Related Sites.
Scott collects and cleans up tons of reference material on space projects, flown and unflown. From Apollo to Nuclear Pulse, more stuff than you can shake a stick at.
The best graphics forum site. Friendly and knowledgeable advice for all levels of CGI experience, and loads of great resources to download, (including many from me).
Quality and detail levels are variable, but there are some very good free 3D models to download available here.
The International Association of Astronomical Artists is THE body if you are serious about realistic space art.
Space Art Sites
If you work in an office as a techie, with a boss who cannot tell the difference
between an etch-
The arrogant city slicker who understands the world of finance. Consistently well informed digs at the 1%
The master of digital astronomical renderings, with some stunning maps for CGI astro graphics types.
Beautiful photos and explanations of astronomical phenomena here on Earth. Rainbows, halos, and many other more obscure atmospheric effects.
Mars Art Gallery. A collection of images of Mars created from the raw image data from various robotic missions to Mars.
The space art pages have a fine gallery and shop, the other site, words and pictures, also has literature from science fiction and related genres.
Cosmographica. Don Dixon's space art, with online gallery and shop.
The Space Art of Kevin Davies. With online gallery and sales.
Art from the Soul. Astronomical and fine art, liturgical arts, greeting cards, graphic services and art products of Julie Rodriguez Jones.
The Art of Erika McGinnis
Steven Hobbs Photography and illustration
The most excellent web site of the British space art master, David Hardy!
Astronomy In Motion: Space Animation and Art by Lonny Buinis