PRAISE: "As far as we can tell, Michael Essington will never be one to talk your ears off. He probably wouldn't tell you he's thoughtful and introspective, not in words. He lets his images say it all. If you'd like to listen, visit the artist's Web site,

"At once gothic and high-tech, Essington's style leans toward dark and subtle hues. It's definitely reflective of the comic book lore he grew up on."

Leslie Hunt, PEI; Photo Electronic Imaging