|Jay Payne (left), David Dean (center), and Troy Allen (right)|
(Photo By Naomi Brookner -- The Gazette)
Before jumping into independent comics, Jay Payne attended, both, the Maryland School of Art and Design and the Ringling College of Art and Design in
. Sarasota, Florida
Jay continues to venture into the realm of graphic fiction with Crystal Clear, a superhero-romantic-comedy that he writes, inks, and pencils.
Check out more of Jay's portfolio @ http://jayapayne.daportfolio.com/
WriterAllen has been a contributing writer for ComicBookBin.com, AndroidMassacre.com, OfNote Magazine, DC Conspiracy, Action A Go Go, and ForcesOfGeek.com. He is also the co-host of the Menagerie of Kick Assery podcast with Gene Green and that_urban_punk.
His other projects include the Dr. Dremo’s Horrors of War, Dr. Dremo's Spoils of Crime, District Comics, Boogie Monster and this bio (sadly).
His work has been featured in the City Paper, The Baltimore Sun, The Examiner, and The Washington Post.
Check out Troy's blog @ http://www.wearemoka.blogspot.com
After attending the Maryland School of Art and Design, David Dean and Jay Payne began working to bring their creations into the world of comics. From this collaboration came the labor of love that is Bamn.
Dean’s artwork can be seen in the anthology series Dr. Dremo’s Horrors of War, as well as, the Boogie Monster comic strip for The Magic Bullet newspaper.
Check Out David's artwork @ http://heavensredsun23.deviantart.com/
M.D. Ron Cristobal is a jack-of-all-trades. Moonlighting as a musician for the hip-hop band called Awthentik and the Fif, Cristobal graduated from Howard University with a medical doctorate.
Having previously worked as an editor during his college days, Cristobal jumped on as editor shortly after Bamn #1 was released at the Small Press Expo in 2008.
Cristobal currently lives in
where he practices medicine. Texas
Check Out Ron's Music @ www.myspace.com/ronaman35