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Walter_Schels_Foege_06  Name: Michael Föge Age: 50 Born: 15th June 1952 Died: 12th February 2003, at Ricam Hospice, Berlin

Photographer Walter Schels was terrified of death, so much so he refused to see his mother after she passed away. Upon entering his Schels finally dec

Life Before Death -- This sombre series of portraits taken of people before and after they had died is a challenging and poignant study. The work by German photographer Walter Schels and his partner Beate Lakotta, who recorded interviews with the subjects in their final days, reveals much about dying - and living.

Life Before Death at the Wellcome Collection

Beautiful study before and after death. Edelgard Clavey, Life Before Death German photographer Walter Schels and his partner Beate Lakotta, who recorded the interviews.

Powerful Portraits of Individuals Before and Directly After Their Death {Walter Schels and Beat Lakotta}

Photographer Walter Schels was terrified of death, so much so he refused to see his mother after she passed away. Upon entering his Schels finally dec

Photographer Walter Schels was terrified of death... Upon entering his 70s, Schels finally decided to overcome his fear through a bold, bizarre project – photographing individuals before and directly after their death.

Photographer Walter Schels was terrified of death. Upon entering his Schels finally decided to overcome his fear through a bold, bizarre project – photographing individuals before and directly after their death.

Before and After Death by Walter Schels.

Life Before Death. Walter Schels' Portraits of People Before and After Death -

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“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. Their project, translated as “Life Before Death”, documents terminal patients with before and after death portraits.

Photographer Walter Schels: "POWERFUL PORTRAITS OF INDIVIDUALS BEFORE AND DIRECTLY AFTER THEIR DEATH" (Image: Name: Heiner Schmitz, Age: 52, Born: 26th November 1951, Died: 14th December 2003, at Leuchtfeuer Hospice, Hamburg.) -This report must be read-

Photographer Walter Schels captures portraits of terminally ill people shortly before and shortly after death.

Photographer Walter Schels was terrified of death, so much so he refused to see his mother after she passed away. Upon entering his 70s, Schels finally decided to overcome his fear through a bold, bizarre project – photographing individuals before and directly after their death.

Photographer Walter Sachels was terrified of death, so much so he refused to see his mother after she passed away. Upon entering his Schels finally decided to overcome his fear through a bold,.

Life Before Death: A series of portraits of terminally ill people in their final days, and shortly after. Sobering.

Life Before Death at the Wellcome Collection

Life Before Death: A poignant (and sombre) serie of portraits taken of people before and after they had died. A challenging study by German photographer Walter Schels and his partner Beate Lakotta.

Portraits of individuals before and directly after their death - by Walter Schels

Photographer Walter Sachels was terrified of death, so much so he refused to see his mother after she passed away. Upon entering his Schels finally decided to overcome his fear through a bold,.

POWERFUL PORTRAITS OF INDIVIDUALS BEFORE AND DIRECTLY AFTER THEIR DEATH  Name: Jan Andersen. Age: 27 Born: 21st of February 1978 Died: 14th June 2005, at Leuchtfeuer Hospice, Hamburg Jan Andersen was 19 when he discovered that he was HIV-positive. On his 27th birthday he was told that he didn’t have much time left: cancer, a rare form, triggered by the HIV-infection. He did not complain. …

Photographer Walter Sachels was terrified of death, so much so he refused to see his mother after she passed away. Upon entering his Schels finally decided to overcome his fear through a bold,.