The Ryan Astamendi Disney Princess Series is Eerily Accurate

The Ryan Astamendi Disney Princess photography series brings beloved fairy-tale characters to life.

At first glance, it's almost impossible to tell that these images aren't computer generated -- the subjects are so similar to their cartooned counterparts -- but these images are the real deal. Skilled photographer Ryan Astamendi has recreated the Disney princesses down to every last detail. All of the costumes worn are exact replicas of those seen in the beloved films, with hair and makeup to match. Even though the models don't naturally look identical to their characters, once Astamendi works his magic, they are transformed into picture-perfect princesses.

These images are simply astounding and full of magic. The Ryan Astamendi Disney Princess photographic series proves that Astemendi's studio is where dreams come true.