I am currently employed with Thor Media LLC . But since it is a small company, they are always looking for new clients. This allows me to still do allot of work, as if I was freelance. So, don't be afraid to approach with any work that I or Thor Media would be interested in.
William Thorup is an multiple award winning visual artist located in Salt Lake City Utah. He has worked on storyboarding, on-set VFX consulting, 3D and 2D modeling/animation/compositing, and other post-production tasks for film, broadcast, and web video for over a decade. William Thorup is also a talented illustrator in both traditional and digital media. Providing services such as, character/environment/prop concept art and graphic design.
In his downtime Will makes new video games for old Atari video game consoles. Which includes learning to program in dead languages and making pixel art on old hardware.
I reached one of my 2016 goals! Get my artwork published in a third party publication of some sort. That publication is RETROKOMP, a quarterly printed retro gaming/computing magazine out of Poland. A good fellow named Piotr contacted me and requested to use a piece from my 2016 Inktober Atari Propaganda collection for the cover ... Read More
Another month of Ink. With the theme of “Atari Propaganda”, I am focusing on creating ads featuring Atari video games, and young people (particularly young women) enjoying those video games. I will post each piece as I finish them here. Further down the page are also links to time lapse videos for each piece. Purchase ... Read More
So I have had my SatanDisk for about a year now, and it has been an absolute joy to use. Transfering files to and from my Atari ST to a modern computer is a snap. It allows me to work on my pixel art easily (I need to post some of this some day…), and ... Read More
Again, another nostalgia moment for me. My early childhood was spent on the Atari ST, and even though I couldn’t truly enjoy the games and other functions of the computer, many things left a deep impression on me. One of those things was Golden Path. A point and click adventure that most people have never ... Read More
Looking to expand on my Atari ST peripherals, and for the want of some more convenient storage, I began the search for some Hard Drive space and a drive that could read double sided double density floppy disk drives. Having these two things will help immensely with programming and graphics. File loading will be a ... Read More
I recently purchased a SC1224 color monitor for my ST and realized that it was a model that didn’t have a hard wired 13 pin DIN connector to plug in the back of ST. I did some searching around and soon discovered that finding an orginal replacement cable is becoming impossible. As this model of ... Read More
I was having a hard time finding actual dimensions for Atari ST hardware, so I decided to measure and post for those who may also need the info. Also, check out my sweet art setup at work. (I am owner of the business, I get away with these things sometimes). Keep in mind that the ... Read More