6 Paintings That Will Make You Doubt Your Eyes

While we live in a world where photographs are a dime a dozen – everyone has a camera phone and Instagram is the favourite app for millions – it’s still incredible when someone manages to capture the realism of photography using only brushstrokes. Venezuelan artist Gustavo Silva Nuñez has perfected this art, creating striking images of people submerging in startlingly lifelike water. See some of the incredible pieces below:

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