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Powerful Moving Portraits of the Elderly

Similar to the centenarian portraits we shared earlier today, here’s a beautiful video with moving portraits (both literally and figuratively) of elderly people by photographer Simon Biswas. The piece is titled “The Light of Day”.

(via FlakPhoto via Coudal)


 
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  • Anonymous

    Joder, I’m crying! It’s so emotive, so raw, I loved it

  • http://twitter.com/salgadoimages john salgado

    so powerful. great flim

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/throughpaintedeyes/ Through Painted Eyes

    Holy smokes that was good.

  • Anonymous

    I’ve bookmarked this because I found it interesting. I would be very interested to hear more news on this. Thanks!

  • Anonymous

    Impressive blog post, lots of great information. I’m going to show my friend and ask them what they think.

  • Mark

    Either we’ll all get there too or we won’t. Which is worse? Which is preferable? Beautifully done piece and some very poetic insight into aging by the subjects.

  • Mark II

    what song is this? 

  • http://profiles.google.com/snilje Silje Andersen

    Absolutely beautiful!

    Mark II, the song is Erik Satie’s Gymnopédie No. 1.