This is Saya. I know she looks real, very real. The shadows are right, the eyes seem glossy, and her proportions aren’t off by any noticeable amount. Which is astounding, since Saya is a 3-D printed doll.
Husband and wife Teruyuki and Yuka Ishiwaka careully replicated skin and hair out of very thin plastic. According to an interview with Kotaku, the Ishiwakas worked on Saya between jobs, making the process difficult. The results, however, are astounding.