Amazing 3D Illusion Drawings by Nagai Hideyuki

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If you have a predilection for visual arts, the works of a Japanese artist are sure keep you staring in wonder and amazement. Read on and feast your eyes on some marvelous 3D optical illusion drawings by Nagai Hideyuki!

My mind is being blown almost daily with all these amazing paintings, sketches, and visual arts I’ve been coming across from all over the web. Case in point for today: the mind-blowing art of Japanese artist Nagai Hideyuki.

I am floored at how my brain gets tricked with each sketch, briefly forgetting that these are just skillfully drawn 3D optical illusions. In each of his work, Hideyuki makes creative use of perspective, light, and shadows, the full effect revealed when his sketchbooks are propped against a wall and viewed at the right angle. Just look at how his scenes and characters seem to pop out of the pages:

Photos by Nagai Hideyuki

You can take a look at the rest of his amazing 3D illusion drawings or watch him at work in the clip below:

What do you think of these amazing drawings by Nagai Hideyuki? Tell us your thoughts with a comment below!

All information for this article were sourced from This is Colossal.

written by plasticpopsicle on 2012-10-18 in #lifestyle #3d-optical-illusion #nagai-hideyuki #sketch #optical-illusion #art #analogue-art #drawing #analogue-lifestyle #lomography

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