Powerful Portraits of Individuals Before and Directly After Their Death - Walter_Schels_Foege_06

Powerful Portraits of Individuals Before and Directly After Their Death - Walter_Schels_Foege_06

Walter Schels is a German photographer born in 1936 and famous for his portraits. In 2003, he produced a series of portraits entitled Noch mal leben , with journalist Beate Lakotta 1 in palliative care units to meet with condemned patients and question them about their anxieties.   Everyone is photographed alive then, again, after his death.

Walter Schels is a German photographer born in 1936 and famous for his portraits. In 2003, he produced a series of portraits entitled Noch mal leben , with journalist Beate Lakotta 1 in palliative care units to meet with condemned patients and question them about their anxieties. Everyone is photographed alive then, again, after his death.

Walter Schels is a German photographer born in 1936 and famous for his portraits. In 2003, he produced a series of portraits entitled Noch mal leben , with journalist Beate Lakotta 1 in palliative care units to meet with condemned patients and question them about their anxieties.   Everyone is photographed alive then, again, after his death.

Walter Schels is a German photographer born in 1936 and famous for his portraits. In 2003, he produced a series of portraits entitled Noch mal leben , with journalist Beate Lakotta 1 in palliative care units to meet with condemned patients and question them about their anxieties. Everyone is photographed alive then, again, after his death.

Walter Schels Ausstellung wolkenschauen Galerie Hilde Leiss Hamburg

Walter Schels Ausstellung wolkenschauen Galerie Hilde Leiss Hamburg

Powerful Portraits of Individuals Before and Directly After Their Death September 24, 2014 by Jenna Garrett

Powerful Portraits of Individuals Before and Directly After Their Death September 24, 2014 by Jenna Garrett

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POWERFUL PORTRAITS OF INDIVIDUALS BEFORE AND DIRECTLY AFTER THEIR DEATH - via. feature shoot

POWERFUL PORTRAITS OF INDIVIDUALS BEFORE AND DIRECTLY AFTER THEIR DEATH - via. feature shoot

Photos of people before and immediately after death will comfort you and help you face your worst fear.

Photos of people before and immediately after death will comfort you and help you face your worst fear.

Walter Schels

Walter Schels

Walter Schels’ Haunting Photographs of People Before and After Death

Walter Schels’ Haunting Photographs of People Before and After Death

Walter Schels & Beate Lakotta - Life Before Death

Walter Schels & Beate Lakotta - Life Before Death

POWERFUL PORTRAITS OF INDIVIDUALS BEFORE AND DIRECTLY AFTER THEIR DEATH

POWERFUL PORTRAITS OF INDIVIDUALS BEFORE AND DIRECTLY AFTER THEIR DEATH

“Noch Mal Leben”, the work of photographer Walter Schels and journalist Beate Lakotta has been getting a lot of Internet love lately. Their project, translated as “Life Before Death”, documents terminal patients with before and after death portraits, putting a unique spin on what had historically been only a death portrait. The before portraits do humanize the subject in a way death portraits cannot, but I find the death sides of the diptychs, even with their artful lighting, as silently…

Walter Schels – Life Before Death

“Noch Mal Leben”, the work of photographer Walter Schels and journalist Beate Lakotta has been getting a lot of Internet love lately. Their project, translated as “Life Before Death”, documents terminal patients with before and after death portraits, putting a unique spin on what had historically been only a death portrait. The before portraits do humanize the subject in a way death portraits cannot, but I find the death sides of the diptychs, even with their artful lighting, as silently…

Slate : How One Photographer Overcame His Fear of Death by Photographing It

How One Photographer Overcame His Fear of Death by Photographing It

Slate : How One Photographer Overcame His Fear of Death by Photographing It

... au pays des lapins | Photographe : Walter Schels

... au pays des lapins | Photographe : Walter Schels

Walter Schels - Photographie Ausstellung wolkenschauen

Walter Schels - Photographie Ausstellung wolkenschauen

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