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Blake Bell

Blake Bell lives in Toronto with his family, and is the pre-eminent scholar on Steve Ditko, the co-creator and original artist of The Amazing Spider-Man. Bell has written two introductions to Ditko reprint volumes from DC and Marvel Comics, and two essays featured in Marvel’s Omnibus line of books on Ditko’s pre-superhero work. His website —Ditko Looked Up — has been the main source of Ditko research since April 1998. Bell was also employed by Ditko to run his official website back in the summer of 2001.