Gesine Marwedel is not your average painter. Using the human body as her canvas, she transforms human figures into lifelike animals.
Although Marwedel's animals are her most successful collection, you can check out her other landscape and abstract works here.
Birds of a Feather
If you're a fan of these bodypaintings, check out Living and Breathing Landscapes.
Although Marwedel has worked as a speech therapist since 2009, her body-paintings have taken on a fulfilling career of its own.
A pregnant model inspired this miraculous sea creature.
Marwedel rarely uses two figures in her work, but we're glad she made this colorful exception.
Take a close look at the Iguana's lifelike claw.
This brilliant chameleon would have a lot of trouble hiding.