As they are fantastical creatures, mermaids, although recognizable, come in many different design styles. Not every artist portrays mermaids as pretty, sylph-like creatures, although that image style is the norm.
This showcase contains a selection of mermaid photo manipulations and mermaid illustrations.
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Some very different visions of mermaids, some not portrayed as beautiful – which we wouldn’t necessarily expect, and some with a touch of humour – or a lot of humour!
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