Artist Reimagines 20+ Disney Characters As Actual Folks, And Elsa From Frozen Lastly Seems Regular


Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen is a 28-year-old artist from Finland, who says he was impressed by Disney characters when rising up. There’s no query the place he took inspiration for his newest undertaking – creating portraits of traditional Disney characters as actual folks. “Since I grew up with plenty of these characters, the sense of nostalgia made it such a captivating and a enjoyable private undertaking,” mentioned Jirka concerning the undertaking.

Jirka began the undertaking again in 2011, simply messing round in photoshop, pondering how Ursula from the Little Mermaid would look in actual life. “I’ve been impressed by the thought of re-envisioning these characters that everyone knows and love, in a manner I might think about them to appear to be in the event that they have been ‘extra actual,’ whereas nonetheless staying considerably true to their unique designs,” mentioned the artist.

Jirka additionally mentions that creating these real-life characters is a means of trial and error: “As all of [them] don’t significantly have extraordinarily distinct facial options, it’s typically extra about getting a way of their character throughout.”

Take a look at Jirka’s wonderful recreations within the gallery beneath!

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#1 Moana From Moana

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

#2 Belle From Magnificence And The Beast

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

#three Captain Li Shang From Mulan

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

#four Prince Eric From The Little Mermaid

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

#5 Nakoma From Pocahontas

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

#6 Princess Anna From Frozen

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

#7 Cruella De Vil From 101 Dalmatians

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

#eight Kocoum From Pocahontas

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

#9 Eugene Fitzherbert / Flynn Rider From Tangled

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

#10 Princess Jasmine From Aladdin

Picture supply: Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen

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