Album art creation process

Pendulum — Immersion

Cover artworks, posters and merch designs for an Australian drum and bass and electronic rock band.

Immersion reached number 1 in the UK Official Top 40 charts.

Creative Direction: Rob Swire/Pendulum
Art Direction, Digital Artist, Publication Design: Valp Maciej Hajnrich
Photography (Immersion, Watercolour): Storm Thorgerson
Label: Warner Music UK Ltd., Ear Storm

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Vinyls & Posters


Witchcraft and Crush cover artworks.

 Watercolour vinyl artwork includes photography by Storm Thorgerson.

Watercolour vinyl artwork includes photography by Storm Thorgerson.


Creating "Immersion" Artwork


Initial idea represented on rough sketch created by Rob with original image taken by Storm Thorgerson and work in progress versions from final artwork.


Immersion: final product images.

Collectors Edition (Limited Edition) includes 2 × Vinyl, LP, postcards and stickers. First two images shows original jewel case vs exclusive mini cd with Immunize track, released in limited edition for Milton Keynes 24.07.2010


Additional Illustrations & Merch


Additional illustrations printed and included in Collectors Edition. Following images shows t-shirt artworks.