Meet the Russian Artist Whose Photo Manipulation Skills Are Off the Charts

Vadim Solovyov a Russian art director for an advertising agency by day and a photoshopper by night, spends his free time transforming his city of St. Petersburg into something that looks like it was ripped straight out of a fantasy world.

The result? A series of photos that will make you do a double-take.

Seriously, it’ll be hard to tell whether it’s real or not.

From giant pigeons to flying squids and anything else he comes up, the artist’s Instagrams are full of incredible photos that showcase his creativity and skill.

Make sure that you scroll down below and prepare yourself for quite the wild ride.