Photographs of two relatives blended into one person

Quebec-based photographer Ulric Collette’s series of genetic portraits shows just how closely family members resemble each other. He masterfully blends photographs of two relatives together into one person, highlighting both the similarities and differences between the two people. Collette’s brilliant series was even shortlisted in the world most prestigious advertising awards show, the Cannes Lion. Yup, gnetics are pretty cool.

Father/Son: Denis, 60 & Mathieu, 25
Daughter/Father: Ariane, 13 & André, 55
Daughter/Mother: Marie-Pier, 18 & N’sira, 49
Sisters: Anne-Sophie, 19 & Pascale, 16
Twins: Alex & Sandrine, 20
Mother/Daughter: Julie, 61 & Isabelle, 32
Daughter/Father: Amélie, 33 & Daniel, 60
Daughter/Father: Amélie, 33 & Daniel, 60
Mother/Daughter: Francine, 56 & Catherine, 23
Sister/Brother: Karine, 29 & Dany, 25
Cousins: Justine, 29 & Ulric, 29
Father/Son: Laval, 56 & Vincent, 29
Twins: Laurence & Christine, 20

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Rebekah is a graphic design student living in South Carolina obsessed with all things design, technology, and J. Crew. When she’s not frantically working on projects for class, you can usually find her drinking large amounts of coffee with her laptop close beside.