These Photographs Are Really Amazing Oil Paintings

By Jesus Diaz on at

Hyperrealist painting is nothing new. Derived from photorealism in the '70s, this early aughts art movement aims to turn actual photographs into paintings. These are extraordinary examples by a young Italian painter, Roberto Bernardi. His command of oil painting just defies belief, doesn't it?

Check his work out over here: [Roberto Bernardi via Bored Panda]

These Photographs Are Really Amazing Oil Paintings

This is a "work in progress", he says.

These Photographs Are Really Amazing Oil Paintings

Another "work in progress".

These Photographs Are Really Amazing Oil Paintings
These Photographs Are Really Amazing Oil Paintings
These Photographs Are Really Amazing Oil Paintings
These Photographs Are Really Amazing Oil Paintings
These Photographs Are Really Amazing Oil Paintings
These Photographs Are Really Amazing Oil Paintings