Japanese Hobbyist Explores Thalassophobia, the Terror of The Deep Unknown Sea with Stunning Dioramas

If you’re not aware of thalassophobia, it’s entirely possible–and reasonable–that you may have it without knowing it. It’s often generalized as a fear of the ocean, but in particular is the fear of deep and dark bodies of water. As wondrous as the mysteries of the ocean are, not knowing what lies beneath and thinking of it being right under you can send shivers down the spine of just about anyone.

More: Twitter h/t: grapee

Japanese hobbyist Thalasso hobbyer has a talent for making amazing resin artwork and dioramas that blend the wonder and looming danger of the ocean’s mysterious depths, using thalassophobia as a theme for his models.

He’s lately gotten a lot of praise for masterfully crafted diorama depicting a mysterious seaside shrine on a cliff, with a whale-like creature emerging from the depths of the ocean. When viewed from the side, you can see how expertly Thalasso hobbyer is able to recreate the sense of unknown expanse in the ocean.

(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

Leave Your Comment Below

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Former Porn Star Sasha Grey Is Selling Official Merchandise For A Good Cause
Japanese Designer Crafts Adorably Lifelike Cat Backpack
A Wind From The Future World: Amazing Post-Apocalyptic And Futuristic Outfits By Demobaza
Russian Artist Creates Incredible Ultrarealistic Miniature Models Of The Military And Utility Vehicles
Polish Artists Recreate Traditional Slavic Head Wreaths With A Modern Twist
Gorgeous Surfboards and Skate Decks Completely Cloaked in Famous Classical Artworks
Revenant Bear Mauls Comic-Con: Ex-'Mythbusters' Host's Annual Incognito Costume Includes Leonardo DiCaprio Corpse
British Hair Awards 2016 – Afro Finalist Collection
Would You Wear This Portable Retractable Safety Mitt To Help You Not Touch Anything?
17 Photos Of Classic Cars Next To Their Modern Version
These Amazing Pics Show Impressive Beards Of The 19th Century Men You Rarely See Today
This Bulbous Rain Barrel Design Makes It Easy To Collect Rainwater
Workers Of The Small Workshop In Nicaragua Create Beautiful And Scary Masks
Japanese Modeler’s Terrifying Scarecrows Pit Cthulhu And Silent Hill Against Birds
Tel Aviv-Based Designer Chen Bikovski Creates Stunning Aluminum Cactus Lamp
EverBlock: Customize your Space With Oversized Modular Lego Bricks
DIY Steampunk Trailer Fit For Travelling The World In 80 Days
Wearable Macramé Sculptures By Sandra De Groot Serve As Soft Headpieces And Armor
An Artist Turned His Grief After Losing A Child Into Something Beautiful
Skull And Crossbones Bun Cover By WyreArt
A.C.A.B - All Colors Are Beautiful
These Wonderful Butterfly Crowns Can Turn Any Head Into A Magical Fairytale
Beautiful And Detailed Paintings In Resin By Feif Dong
Hanging Animal Chairs Let You Sit In The Mouths Of Deadly Predators
These Beautiful Bonsai Skulls Bring The Dead Back To Life
Incredible Photos From The Inside Of The New Digital Art Museum In Tokyo
City Of Shenzhen Honors Medical Heroes Who Have Returned Home From The Front Line
17-Year-Old Teenager Makes Beautiful Vegan Food Design
This Makeup Artist Can Transform Her Face Into A Glitch In The Matrix
Aliens Warrior Cookie Jar