Superbly Realistic Tattoos

Scream tattoo by Andrea Afferni
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Italian tattooist Andrea Afferni has really perfected his hyperrealist technique. Some of his work looks so realistic that one tends to forget it was inked on a arm or a leg.

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andrea-afferni-02 Colorful Eye Portrait and Eye tattoo by Andrea Afferni Iggy Pop Tattoo by Andrea Afferni Jack from the Shining and Cronenber tattoos by Andrea Afferni
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Adriana de Barros

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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.

January 14, 2013 Art Body Art Hyperrealism Tattoos