It's amazing what a little paint — and a lot of patience — can do. Italian artist is a world-champion body painter, and quite the master of camouflage. His attention to detail and color even concealed a model on a background of beach rocks. Can you find the hidden person?
Spoiler alert: If you look really closely, you can make out the eyes, nose and lips in the top third of the photo, and the rest of the body beneath.
But this isn't even Stoetter's most famous work. He went viral in 2013 for painting and posing five models in the shape of a tree frog.
His artistry soon attracted the attention of . Reporter Elizabeth Palmer witnessed his process first hand, wearing 10 pounds of bananas on her head as he sculpted a "still life" display.
While the fruit adds a special three-dimensional effect, Stoetter usually sticks to paint to create his visual trickery, with nature at the heart of his work. Check out some of his favorite "animal illusions":
Still struggling with the angelfish? Here's a hint: Try tilting your head to the right. Once you see her, you have to admit it's pure genius.