At first glance, you might actually believe these were real goldfish frozen in time… In reality these incredible mind-bending 3D illusions are work of Japanese artist Riusuke Fukahori. He achieves this illusion by pouring layer upon layer of resin, and painting each layer to create this amazingly detailed fish bowl so life-like it almost looks like a photograph.
Each layer of resin is poured
The painstaking process of painting each layer begins
Once the resin hardens and the painting is finished… you get this.
Here’s some more of his work