Famous science fiction movies, depicted as 16th century Ottoman paintings

For his graduation thesis, Istanbul artist Murat Palta mixed classic motifs from 16th century Ottoman miniatures with famous moments from Western cinema, including plenty of scenes from genre flicks. My favorite embellishment is the T-1000's stately mount.

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Clockwork Orange


Famous science fiction movies, depicted as 16th century Ottoman paintingsSAlien


Famous science fiction movies, depicted as 16th century Ottoman paintingsSInception


Famous science fiction movies, depicted as 16th century Ottoman paintingsS


Famous science fiction movies, depicted as 16th century Ottoman paintingsSTerminator 2: Judgment Day


Famous science fiction movies, depicted as 16th century Ottoman paintingsS


Famous science fiction movies, depicted as 16th century Ottoman paintingsSThe Shining


Famous science fiction movies, depicted as 16th century Ottoman paintingsSStar Wars

You can see more of Palta's portfolio at Behance. And for a somewhat similar project, see Jed Henry's ukiyo-e video game heroes.

[Via Popped Culture]