35 SFX Illusions Created by a Japanese Artist that will Surely Astound You

Amazing JIRO had been doing special makeup effects for 16 years and has also been engaged in directing films and dabbled in advertising as well. He is based in Tokyo and has boundless talent when it comes to creating special effects using makeup and body paint.

He has already worked for various movies such as the final installation of Resident Evil, Shin Godzilla, and Attack on Titan, among others. Check out his fantastic works in this compilation.

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He had always been an exceptional artist even as a child and after high school he went to a university that specializes in art to enhance his skills.

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He wasn’t particular with any type of art material but as he studied, he found himself gravitating towards the methods that you can employ using makeup to create special effects. He also enjoys using human skin as his canvas, hence, getting into body paint to create his realistic expressions.

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He does his research by checking out other works of artists in the world and as he accumulates ideas, he improves his own craft. He, however, would like to be able to make artworks that will be distinctly his own and that no one else in the world can replicate.

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