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Jirka Väätäinen, a native Finn, is
currently a third year graphic
design student at the
Arts University College at
Bournemouth, looking
to graduate this summer.
He is passionate about
all kinds of visuals,
whether it is traditional art,
graphic design, film or
photography -
and is especially skilled in using
Photoshop to
enhance his visual vocabulary.
Jirka Väätäinen Envisioning Disney Characters In Real Life
In the future, Jirka is looking to be
able to work on a
lot different types of design, not just
purely graphic
Jane from Tarzan
Alice from Alice in Wonderland:
Rapunzel from Tangled
Snow White
Tiana from The Princess and the Frog
Photo compositing and digital painting combined to create “real life” versions of Ariel and Ursula
from The Little Mermaid, Belle from the Beauty and the Beast, Megara from Hercules, Princess
Aurora from Sleeping Beauty, Esmeralda from The Hunchback of Notre-Dame, Princess Jasmine
from Aladdin, Pocahontas, Mulan, Tiana from the Princess and the Frog, Snow White, Cinderella,
Rapunzel from Tangled, Alice from Alice in Wonderland, as well as Jane from Tarzan