The photo at top shows one of the most realistic portrait tattoos that I’ve seen to date. It was inked by Chris Nieves from Melbourne, Australia. And I like the poodle on the left side, he’s just watching the artist take a picture of the client’s sleeve.
Adriana is the Webby Award–winning designer, editor of Scene360 magazine and author of "Tat'oo" book. Acquiring 20 years of writing experience in fine arts, Adriana has dedicated her time to documenting the lives and work of tattooists. Published also on Inked, Skin Deep, Tattoo Life and more. Follow the author @Instagram and view more articles.