You may have heard or seen Singapore-based artist Keng Lye’s work, but now he’s unveiled his latest batch of fish and aquatic wildlife illusions. To create these works of art, he first pours layers of crystal-clear synthetic resin and then continues to paint on top of each one, creating the illusion that what we’re actually looking at a real fish or a turtle in a bowl / bag / etc. Continue reading for more.
According to Bored Panda, “The 3D illusion is completed by adding protrusions to make it look as though the turtle’s wet shell is poking out of the water. This time, he also gave one of his fish a sideways view as well. Can you tell the difference between his artwork and the real thing?”