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This majestic creation blends planets, alien figures and what looks like a rollercoaster track to turn the model into a galaxy not so far away. Photograph: Jan Hetfleisch/Getty Images
The 18th edition of the World Bodypainting Festival saw more than 45 nations competing.
The event took place in Pörtschach am Wörthersee, Austria.
This model is almost engulfed by her wolf headdress and sweeping coral shapes. Photograph: Jan Hetfleisch/Getty Images
Pinball wizard: an arcade-inspired design. Photograph: Heinz-Peter Bader/REUTERS