Check out this series of portraits taken of people before and after they died, Life Before Death. The work by German photographer Walter Schels and his partner Beate Lakotta, who recorded interviews with the subjects in their final days.
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Deidre Blair says
This is an incredible site. Wow, everyone seems so at peace. Dying takes work if given the chance. Deidre
Deidre, good to have you back. Hope you had a great trip!