Emanuele Dascanio, an Italian artist working in Dubai, creates stunningly hyper-realistic portraits that look like black and white photographs using just pencil and charcoal. His works are notable for their precision and abundance of details.
The massive, labor-intensive portraits — some of which take up to 780 hours to finish — are beautifully portrayed in graphite and charcoal to form hyperrealistic compositions. The astonishing features of the lit figures are brought to life against a pitch-black backdrop: Every stray hair, wrinkle, and fabric fold is obvious. For more Info: website, facebook.com, instagram.com