Alex Ross is the most famous painter of comic books and comic related stuff in the world. He is recognized all over the world for making his paintings of superheroes seem so real, like they would actually exist in the real world. His paintings are made using watercolor techniques with a little airbrushing here and there. His art can be seen not only in comic book covers, it has been featured in a wide variety of things from T-shirts to CD and DVD covers and even on the poster for the Academy Awards in 2002. He was born on January 20, 1970 in Portland, Oregon and currently resides in Willmette, Illinois, USA.
Click the image above to see a sample of his work.