Tattoo designs have come a long way from the simplistic tribal ornaments to everything sailor-themed to real artworks that we can see today. Now, the tattoo art mastery has advanced to the point where tattoo artists can create convincing and sometimes even photo-realistic optical illusions on their clients' skin. These tattoo ideas in this list are just a few of the amazing tattoos out there that seem to twist and bend on the wearer's skin.

Do you have an optical illusion or a 3D tattoo? Have you seen one? In any case, we'd love to see your pictures of 3D optical illusion body art and invite you to vote for your favorites in our tattoo gallery!

#1

3d Tattoo

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VeidehiGite
Community Member
6 years ago

The Illusion is insane..Brilliant job by the artist..

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#2

3d Tattoo

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VickyMetcalfe
Community Member
6 years ago

Love this

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#3

3d Tattoo

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Fox.E
Community Member
6 years ago

this is incredible !!!! wow

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#4

3d Tattoo

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hvandegrift
Community Member
6 years ago

This one is amazing. What a great way to make something cool out of something that would otherwise be considered by some to be disfiguring

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#5

3d Tattoo

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DanielleBrown
Community Member
6 years ago

Pretty Amazing

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#6

3d Tattoo

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KarenRitchel
Community Member
6 years ago

Beautiful!

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#7

3d Tattoo

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NicoleHildebrandt
Community Member
6 years ago

Can I borrow your pen...uh nevermind.

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#8

3d Tattoo

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RhondaDolan
Community Member
6 years ago

Cool tat!

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#9

3d Tattoo

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21rachel.hill
Community Member
6 years ago

Ewwww

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#10

3d Tattoo

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NickDale
Community Member
6 years ago

This is fabulous - strangely beautiful

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#11

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SamanthaScott
Community Member
6 years ago

This looks amazing

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#12

3d Tattoo

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MaureenDaniels
Community Member
6 years ago

Terminator surely?

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#13

3d Tattoo

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JudiNaylor
Community Member
6 years ago

love this one, very Steampunk looking! How long did this take?

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#14

3d Tattoo

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MeganSteward
Community Member
6 years ago

This is photshopped

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#15

3d Tattoo

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AmandaHughes
Community Member
6 years ago

So clever it's amazing

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#16

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AliciaMccreery
Community Member
6 years ago

I think I know this guy

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#17

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KelseyHall
Community Member
6 years ago

I LOVE THIS!!!

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#18

3d Tattoo

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GardnerDeAguiar
Community Member
6 years ago

That is SWEET!

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#19

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DilaraYıldız
Community Member
6 years ago

Tan Tattooartist Turkey

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#20

3d Tattoo

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SemaFirestone
Community Member
6 years ago

Creepy

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#21

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JoyRobinson
Community Member
6 years ago

wow

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#22

3d Tattoo

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StacyBolinFiock
Community Member
6 years ago

Definetly hard headed

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#23

3d Tattoo

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LouisaDouw
Community Member
6 years ago

Isnt the zipper backwards?

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#24

3d Tattoo

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MiaSellers
Community Member
6 years ago

You most certainly have the music in you! Awesome tattoo!

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#25

3d Tattoo

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JazHill
Community Member
5 years ago

my favourite by far

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#26

3d Tattoo

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KimHealy
Community Member
6 years ago

these are so cute and don't look like some cheap tattoo like I see so often

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#27

Jeesus

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JailiLocadelosGatos
Community Member
6 years ago

The perspective is amazing!

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#28

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SemaFirestone
Community Member
6 years ago

Gross

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#29

3d Tattoo

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RachelWhite
Community Member
6 years ago

This is awesome. Very much steampunk, I LOVE IT!!!!

#30

3d Tattoo

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shaeP
Community Member
5 years ago

Ouch

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#31

3d Tattoo

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KimHealy
Community Member
6 years ago

Beautiful art work

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#32

3d Tattoo

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shaeP
Community Member
5 years ago

Awesome right down to the reflection and perspective in her glasses. Very realistic

#33

Scary Illusion!

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NoelyB.
Community Member
6 years ago

Well thought out. Very clear this woman know what she wants. Great work.

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#34

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hvandegrift
Community Member
6 years ago

I wonder how many times this gets slapped by well meaning people trying kill the bee before it stings

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#35

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ChrisSue
Community Member
6 years ago

It's all fun and games until you get stabbed in the leg.

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#36

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LeneBerggraf-Larsen
Community Member
6 years ago

Impressive, one wrong cube and the illution would be gone

#37

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SyedMoosaHassan
Community Member
6 years ago

awesome !

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#38

3d Tattoo

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StephenMcIntosh
Community Member
6 years ago

Me likey!

#39

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KeraTucker
Community Member
6 years ago

The color is stunning

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#40

Cradling Baby 3d Tattoo

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KristaSchwabe
Community Member
6 years ago

I can't help but wonder if she lost a child. Beautiful, bittersweet.

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#41

3d Tattoo

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tarebear
Community Member
6 years ago

Gorgeous

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#42

3d Tattoo

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SyedMoosaHassan
Community Member
6 years ago

Mech Engr.?!

#43

3d Tattoo

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KimHealy
Community Member
6 years ago

Wow

#44

Compass

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#45

Tattoo

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shaeP
Community Member
5 years ago

Wtf how could you ever get close to her in the summer?

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#46

3d Tattoo

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Susan Pearlman
Community Member
4 years ago

The nails need more work.

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#47

3d Tattoo

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Vern Blissitt
Community Member
2 years ago

Wow!

#49

3d Tattoo

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RahelLove
Community Member
6 years ago

he iz a FISH!!

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#50

3d Tattoo

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Laquita Anderson
Community Member
2 years ago

Wow

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#51

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RahelLove
Community Member
6 years ago

wow. nice job, mom.

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#52

Converse Tattoo

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KarenRitchel
Community Member
6 years ago

Sorry - All I see is future regret.

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#53

3d Tattoo

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RahelLove
Community Member
6 years ago

um..sir u need a ride 2 hospital?

#54

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jerry
Community Member
6 years ago

Don't know

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#55

3d Tattoo

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CrystalNonya
Community Member
6 years ago

No reason this one should even be here...

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#56

Skin Rip 3d Tattoo

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Laquita Anderson
Community Member
2 years ago

Yyesss yes awwsome

#57

3d Cyborg Foot Tattoo

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ChrisSue
Community Member
6 years ago

Bwahaha....While the artistry is amazing, the 12 year old in me cannot help but laugh at the camel toe.

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#58

Illusive Fake Freedom

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#59

3d Scorpion

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Laquita Anderson
Community Member
2 years ago

Cool

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#60

3d Leg Tattoo

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Laquita Anderson
Community Member
2 years ago

This isn't here twice

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#62

Tattoo Belongs To Jason Kingrey And Was Done By Tony Wheeler.

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Russ Renney
Community Member
1 year ago

how much

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#63

Father Writes Poem On Daughters Bbirthday Name Is Reet That Means "pearl"

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#64

Illusive Life As It Has Happened

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