At first glance, these images look like someone simply photoshopped a photograph of these celebrities. The crazy thing is, that's not the case. These original images were created completely on a computer!
Digital painting is an emerging art form in which traditional painting techniques such as watercolor, oils, impasto, etc. are applied using digital tools by means of a computer, a digitizing tablet and stylus, and software. Digital painting differs from other forms of digital art, particularly computer-generated art, in that it does not involve the computer rendering from a model.
Here are eight stunning digital portraits of some of our most beloved modern day movie stars.
Anjelina Jolie – padisio (top), Natalie Portman by Ailidh (above)
Liv Tyler – thesoulcanwait
Johnny Depp – Monkey-Jack
Keira Knightley – BinaDog
Ewan McGregor – mcbdesign
Kate Winslet – hasansgrafix
Scarlett Johansson – BikerScout