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Hyperrealistic Tattoo Portraits of Pop Culture Characters

Hyperrealistic Tattoo Portraits of Pop Culture Characters

Hyperrealistic Tattoo Portraits of Pop Culture Characters

Nikko Hurtado, asics pas cher born in the San Fernando Valley is known for his hyperrealistic tattoo portraits of pop culture characters. Nike Air Max Norge Nettbutikk Nikko created a Batman colored portrait – his first colored portrait tattoo that changed his life and career forever. asics gel lyte 3 pas cher It ended up winning first place in the Pomona Tattoo Portrait Contest. He’s since starred in various TV shows such as LA Ink, air max pas cher Tattoo Wars, shirt-tshirt and Spike TV’s Ink Master and he’s tattooed such celebrities as Drake,

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The Great Abyss: Artist Shares the Sole Reason Why He Creates

The Great Abyss: Artist Shares the Sole Reason Why He Creates

The Great Abyss: Artist Shares the Sole Reason Why He Creates

This is a must-watch video. Composer, filmmaker, and artist Salomon Ligthelm opens his heart and soul in this beautiful short film called The Great Abyss. In it, he shares the sole reason why he creates. For anyone in a creative field or for those looking from the outside in, this film gives you an honest look at how an artist thinks and feels.

“His most authentic work comes from a place of surrender and service to others. Reject the voice inside that says ‘you are what you do’ and give in to The Great Abyss. Find why you create.”

Enjoy these behind-the-scenes photos courtesy of The Music Bed and then watch the moving video, below.

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Celebrity Transformations by Mike Ruiz

Celebrity Transformations by Mike Ruiz

Celebrity Transformations by Mike Ruiz

Mike Ruiz is a world renowned photographer. He is also TV personality, former model, actor and director. He is most popular with the celebrities because of his wide array experiences and interests. Whether its Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj, Zooey Deschanel, Kim Kardashian or Betty White, Ruiz has seen and shot them all.

In his photography project Celebrity Transformations, he has shot the industry’s most popular artists. He makes the celebrities almost unrecognizable in his futuristic photographs. He also regularly appears on television fashion shows like ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ and ‘America’s Next Top Model’

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Please Don’t Stop the Music by Dave Hill

Please Don't Stop the Music by Dave Hill

Please Don’t Stop the Music by Dave Hill

Dave Hill, a world renowned professional photographer, creates eye popping, creative and fantastic images with the use of HDR, proper lighting and awesome photo effects. He has worked with and shot famous celebrities, WWE superstars and some of your favorite bands.

He combined two things in one of his projects: music and photography. He has a series contemporary music photography where he went back to shooting black and white film and then there’s a full color series all captured with famous and not so famous bands. In one of his photo series with Chris Brown where he made the packaging photos for his CD last 2008, he had already formed concepts of sports car, plasma screens, radio dishes few days before the shoot. That is how Hill plans on his bigger budget shoots.

Aside from music photography, he has also done several projects in fashion, Africa and landscapes.

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