THE BIRTHRIGHT OF IMPERFECTION
Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) is an extremely rare hereditary disease. It is often known as 'glass bone disease' because peoples bones are so fragile thaty they tend to break like glass.
This is a portrait series of people who have to cope with this genetic bone disorder a lifetime. Symbolically, these pictures are created on broken glass.
A project about people who are strong but breakable at the same time - unique and fragile, like their photographs:
Ambrotypes 18x24cm on broken glass.
Edition: unique one-of-a-kind pure silver photographs
This series is winner of several photo-awards, was exhibited worldwide and published as a book.