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Beautiful portraits of happy 100-year-olds [11 pictures]

Jan 18, 2013 By Abraham

From 2006 to 2012, photographer Karsten Thormaehlen took portraits of over 40 centenarians. The series celebrates life by portraying the aged as beautiful, dignified, vivacious, and — even those who may not exactly look it — happy…

Some of the portraits from this series are featured in Thormaehlen’s book Happy at Hundred.

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  1. Girl says:

    The 3rd down from the top, wow! Gorgeous. But some of these really don’t look ‘happy’ as the title says….

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