The Steampunk User’s Manual roams much farther afield than the previous volume, The Steampunk Bible, and includes examples on the cutting edge of retrofuturism. It also includes a variety of projects that range from the practical to the impractical—by design. Through examples, instructions for projects both small and large, and interviews with top creators, you get an inside look at how to get started creating your own Steampunk visions. But if you’re not into creating the book’s also full of amazing finished shots of current Steampunk works–along with their tips and insights into their work habits.
Read more from one of the authors Jeff Vandermeer on his blog.