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Real-Life Doppelgangers Pose Together in This Chilling Portrait Series

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Over the past several years, Montréal-based photographer François Brunelle has taken hundreds of haunting images depicting pairs of real-life lookalikes who are not identical twins... in fact, they're not even related.

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For his ambitious project Je Ne Suis Pas Un Sosie ("I'm Not a Lookalike") the artist is gathering black & white portraits of around 200 pairs of doubles he's taken all around the world, which he will ultimately compile in a book and international tour.

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Most of Brunelle's subjects had never met their doppelgangers prior to the photo sessions... and those first meetings must have been pretty unnerving.

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The images are not digitally altered, and no special makeup or styling is used to enhance the models' uncanny similarities.

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Find out more about the project at Brunelle's official site.

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