Heather Rooney is an American artist who specializes in photorealistic colored pencil and graphite drawings. Her work has so many details that they actually can be easily confused with real photographs.
“After the first portrait I drew in my high school art class, I became captivated with the challenge of photorealistic drawing and the meticulous attention to detail that it required,” says Heather on her website. “The labor-intensive commitment to photorealism caused me to feel driven to continue improving my technique.”
It takes from a few to hundreds of hours for this talented 25-year-old artist to finish a drawing, but every single of them is special in its own way. Scroll down and see them for yourself.