Artist Jeff Chapman creates realistic-yet-fantastical portraits of famous characters

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But that's not a cosplayer, and it isn't a painting...



In fact, these pictures aren't exactly what they seem

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That's because just one of his pieces like this:

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Is actually meticulously assembled from common stock photos

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That's how he can take these...

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... and seamlessly transform them into this:

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The results are far from mild-mannered



... even if it CAN get a little weird.

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