Realism Style tattoos commonly focus on faces, animals, objects and scenery due to them being instantly recognizable, although it’s by no means limited to these subjects.
One of the most defining characteristics of realism tattoos is the lack of bold outlines, instead focusing on deep shading and contrasts to make the tattoo appear as similar to a photograph as possible.
Realism is perhaps one of the most difficult styles to master, given the skills required to pull it off effectively. However, when done correctly, realism is one of the most strikingly beautiful styles out there.
Browse and discover shops and artists in your area, look through their portfolio, check the reviews, make sure you pick the right place for your next tattoo. Good research is where it all starts, and Inkably makes it so easy!
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After sending your request, you’ll hear back from the shop of your choice to arrange a consultation and soon you are on your way to get a new tattoo. It is that easy!
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