‘Life After Disney’: Photo Manipulations Imagine an Abandoned and Decaying Disney World

Disney World may seem timeless, but the theme-park complex opened its doors fewer than 50 years ago, and may well be a pile of rubble 50 years in the future. Inspired by the History Channel series Life After People — and also, perhaps, by the many real-life abandoned amusement parks photographers love to document — DeviantArt user eledoremassis02‘s Life After Disney series imagines just such a scenario. In these photo manipulations, spotted via Faith is Torment, the Magic Kingdom’s iconic Cinderella Castle is in ruins — and futuristic Epcot is a relic of a distant past. Click through for a selection of highlights.