Artist Pedro Campos from Madrid, Spain may not be the first hyperrealistic painter, but he’s definitely no slouch as you can tell from the images above. In addition to painting, Pedro has “worked in a variety of creative fields from interior decorating, illustration, to art restoration on furnishings, paintings and sculptures.” Continue reading for more pictures and information.

Campos attributes his work in restoration to honing his craft in precision, stating: “I think the influence of restoration in developing my own way of painting has been important. The restoration of lost areas in antique paintings forces you to seek excatitude in color: any personal intervention should go unnoticed.”

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