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My grandmother in the sitting room of her home with my grandfather suffering with dementia

I took a series of photographs of my grandparents in the last year of my grandfather's life. He had been suffering from dementia for a few years. My grandmother was his primary carer after he became unable to communicate or walk. I wanted to depict the childlike nature of this illness and the implications and daily reality of family members dealing with the pain and suffering of their loved ones.

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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 02.2015
Filed Under: Mobile
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2015, 6:21 a.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 6
Focal Length: 4.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO40
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PHOTO LOCATION Dartford, England, United Kingdom