Swedish photographer and retoucher Erik Johansson is well known for his mind-bending photo-manipulations and optical illusions, which are all made with careful photography and Photoshopping. If you’re wondering how the images are actually created, Johansson has been regularly release behind-the-scenes videos showing his techniques.
Here are a number of his photo-manipulation artworks accompanied by short but fascinating BTS videos:
Cut & Fold
Post-production for this project took 15 hours.
An image created for The Swedish Childhood Cancer Foundation.
Image credits: Photographs and videos by Erik Johansson