What a surreal world we live in! Man’s incredible concept art blends reality with fantasy

What a surreal world we live in! These bizarre scenes appear to show the world in an incredible light, ranging from mountainous polar bears to iceberg-sized turtles.

A surreal composite image by Modifeye depicting someone painting the skyline

A surreal composite image by Modifeye depicting someone painting the skyline

But mammoth animals aside, the images are in fact the creations of Nathan Colantonio, 25, a Canadian graphic designer and photographer.

A man relaxing on a hammock between two giraffes

A man relaxing on a hammock between two giraffes

Nathan, who lives in Alberta, Canada, sketched out each concept before sourcing the photos that he needed to complete the scene.

A surreal composite image by Modifeye depecting a man laying down a lak as if it was carpet

A surreal composite image by Modifeye depicting a man laying down a lake as if it was carpet

After all the parts of his art were sourced, Nathan then painstakingly assembled the different layers, puzzle-like, in Photoshop.

A giant indian rhino

A giant indian rhino

Nathan said: “Creating art is my passion and I got such a sense of fulfilment creating the images.

A polar bear overseeing a construction site

A polar bear overseeing a construction site

“I particularly enjoy animals and wildlife, so animals feature in my work quite often as well. I like to create images that people will not necessarily have seen before and surprise them.”