Omar Ortiz: Erotic Photorealism

Erotica // Thursday, November 21, 2013
"Since I started painting I have always tried to represent things as real as I can. Sometimes I succeed and some others I don´t but it´s a fact that it is very difficult for me to do otherwise. I enjoy the challenge of reproducing skin tones and its nuances under natural light, particularly in bright conditions. I like simplicity in my pieces since I believe that excesses make us more poor rather than rich." Omar Ortiz  

Omar Ortiz: Hyperreal Painting in Focus

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Omar Ortiz' hyperreal paintings are not new to the site, and we plan on continuing our coverage of the work in the coming months because he has a prolific body of work going that is stunningly realistic. We know we cover hyperrealism on the site often, but coming across Ortiz' new work, Focus II, we had to doubletake at how insanely real these hands and depth of field are captured in this painting... see the details... 

The Art of Omar Ortiz

Erotica // Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Omar Ortiz creates huge, hyperrealistic portraits of nude women that will have your emotions battling for between awe and arousal. Born and raised in Guadalajara, Mexico, Ortiz has a BA in graphic design and a good command of other techniques including pastels, charcoal, acrylic and airbrush. His incredible eye for detail is evident in these raw, intimate portraits celebrating the human form.

Top 20 Photoreal Artists

Top List // Thursday, December 13, 2012
Over the past 6 months, we have noticed a trend that we thought was true and was proven correct. Our readers love a good hyperreal, photorealstic painting. Each artist with the skill to create a photorealistic piece has their own style and strengths, and we combed over our content from the past year to bring to you the very best photoreal painters featured Juxtapoz.com. Don't blink and make sure you look closely. These are the talents that make you have a double take.

Hyperreal Nude Paintings by Omar Ortiz (NSFW)

Juxtapoz // Monday, May 28, 2012
These aren't quite NSFW, because they are too worth it to check out. Omar Ortiz creates amazingly photorealistic paintings of nude female subjects on large format canvas. The Mexico-born artist captures the minute details of the naked body, with focus on natural light, hair, muscles, and amazingly painted hands and feet.

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