20 Surreal Photos That Shatter Reality



An art form that captures the world through the vision of a single person, photography can tell a story worth more than words. Displaying the rich imagination of the artists, photos can shows us a different perspective on reality itself, giving us an experience that can only be achieved through surrealism. Captivating and unique, the following photos use the help of digital manipulation to bring a whole another dimension to photography, delivering surrealistic imagery that will make you question your reality.

Elephant With Butterfly Ears

This amazing art piece from Romanian photographer Caras Inout uses photo manipulation to open up photography to a world of new possibilities, presenting us what we already know – an elephant, in a unique perspective – having butterfly ears.

Self-Portrait of a Broken Man

Shared through the popular photography network 500px, this unique surrealistic self-portrait tells the story of a man, broken to pieces, trying to understand his own mind. Something we’ve all experienced at some point in our lives.

Road Workers

This Man versus Nature photo is a unique representation of the extraordinary relationship between human kind and the effect we have on our surroundings. Presented by Frank Uyttenhove, this surrealistic image is the true definition of a mind-bending photography.

Girl With Wild Hair

A surrealistic photo from advertising and fashion guru Christophe Gilbert, this imagery focuses on the duality of a person – calm, yet wild. Through the flawless transition achieved in the photo, Gilbert manages to captivate us without the use of words.