Tina is 80 years old, she lives alone and she has Alzheimer’s disease. Her memories are slowly leaving her, wrapped in confusion, often they disappear completely, sometimes she invents new ones, but for her more real than many others. When I started taking pictures of her, I wondered how I could make her interact with […]
FADED is a project by English Documentary Photographer Thomas Maxwell that started in 2014 after his Grandparents were diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. The aim of the project was to document the disease’s progression and the daily tasks that his Grandparents had to confront every day up until their deaths. Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, as of now have no known cures.