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.

Portraits of individuals directly before and after death. This project was conceived as a way to overcome the photographer's fear of 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,.

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Photography exhibit by Walter Schels and Beate Lakotta of hospice patients shortly before their deaths and after. They will rip your heart apart.

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Gerda Strech Life before death Walter Schels and Beate Lakotta

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

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.

Credit: Walter Schels/Wellcome Trust Second portrait: March 10 2004 Beate felt that leaving her husband and children behind w...

Life Before Death at the Wellcome Collection

Credit: Walter Schels/Wellcome Trust Second portrait: March 10 2004 Beate felt that leaving her husband and children behind w.

Before and After Death by Walter Schels.

Life Before Death. Walter Schels' Portraits of People Before and After 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. Their project, translated as “Life Before Death”, documents terminal patients with before and after death portraits.

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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 {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

Walter Schels, Faces of Life an Death, pictures taken in a hospice

Faces of Life and Death

Edelgard Clavey, age 67 “I want so very much to die. I want to become part of that vast extraordinary light. But dying is hard work.” Image: Walter Schels/ Life before Death

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