A very interesting and funny story happened to one person. The person ordered a picture in a nautical style to a quite “talented” painter in St. Petersburg. The client told his vision of the picture: the sea at sunset, a beautiful clipper etc. He sent 3 photos to the painter with instructions: Take the photo # 1 for basis and details from photos 2 and 3. He paid the painter in advance and the work began. The final result is after the jump.
Here are the photos that the painter had to take for basis: