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This Photo Series Shows Disney Princesses Working IRL And Just OMG

"Remember, you don't need a crown to change the world."

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Have you ever wondered what your favorite Disney princesses would be doing career-wise IRL?

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Well, wonder no more thanks to this incredibly inspiring project by Ali Williams, a Los Angeles–based cosplayer with a pure love for all things Disney!

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"By taking away the sparkly ballgowns and magic, and putting these characters into modern day, they become more relatable," Williams told BuzzFeed in an email.

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So what exactly would the Disney princesses be doing in modern times? Well:

"Snow White’s knack for finding the good in others and helping them be their best makes her an adept therapist," Williams explained on her site.

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Cosplayer: Teena Phoenix

Photographer: Jim Donnelly

"Now a Senator, Pocahontas is the first Native American woman to run for United States President."

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Cosplayer: Colana Suzuki

Photographer: Jim Donnelly

"Today Elsa is a disaster-relief architect, helping families rebuild after natural disasters."

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Cosplayer: Holland Phoenix

Photographer: Ruy Arena

"Rapunzel's degree in child development enables her to help them reach beyond their towers."

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Cosplayer: Joanna Lynn Bert

Photographer: Jim Donnelly

"After her first national bestseller, Belle travels the great wide somewhere working on her next novel."

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Cosplayer: Lexi

Photographer: Jim Donnelly

"Ariel travels the globe uncovering human things previously lost to history, and brings them back to museums."

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Cosplayer: Ali Williams

Photographer: Ruy Arena

"Tiana, ever the pioneer in the culinary arts, pushes the envelope as a molecular gastronomist."

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Cosplayer: Krystina Arielle Tigner

Photographer: Jim Donnelly

"Anna’s optimistic perspective on romance and passion for adventure shines through her job as a destination wedding planner. "

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Cosplayer: The Spritely One

Photographer: Jim Donnelly

"Dancing through the courtroom with the grace of a princess, Aurora is a high-powered antitrust lawyer who needs no prince to help her challenge monopolizing corporations."

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Cosplayer: Sara Katz-Scher

Photographer: Jim Donnelly

Overall, this project is amazing and Williams hopes that these photos will inspire women to see themselves in their favorite Disney princesses.

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You can learn more about Ali's project here, or you can check out her other amazing cosplays on Instagram.

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