From The Daily Mirror:
Innovative artwork that blends photography, pencil drawings, “imagination and reality” is wowing art aficionados both online and offline.
Remarkably, Ben Heine was inspired to create the distinctive pieces – known by the collective title of ‘Pencil vs Camera’ – while writing a letter.
Currently exhibiting his work at The Art Movement Gallery in London until June 17, Ben is quoted as explaining: “Reading my letter before putting it in the envelope, I saw in transparency the television behind the paper.
“I then realized it would be great to make something similar in a single image showing two different actions.
“I went outside and drew ‘Pencil Vs Camera 1’ which is very simple and shows two chairs with a small table.
“About a quarter of the scene is represented on the paper, the other three quarters happens on the photo.”
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