The series entitled 'Happy at One Hundred' by well-known German photographer Karsten Thormaehlen shows that age is just a number. Consisting of a collection of photographs of men and women over 100 years old, this project is an extraordinary celebration of life.
Simple but powerful, this series is mesmerizing because of its high level of detail and realism. Every portrait captures the subject's face with age marks that illustrate the undeniable passing of time. Wrinkles and age spots are not an aesthetic concern, but a reason to smile and rejoice about life.
Beautiful and adorable, the series by Karsten Thormaehlen reminds audiences that happiness has no expiry date and can truly be experienced at any time.