“Our culture is fearful of aging,” said (Caryn) Franklin, “and especially aging women. I say, ‘Stop apologising for getting older. Embrace it.’ I want young women to see that beauty ages beautifully and there is no need to feel that getting older is.
In traditional cultures, the elders are revered for their wisdom. The younger people consider it an honor to care for them, to have the opportunity to learn from them. What greater wisdom is there than that which comes from living life?
This week at fotoclasses we are celebrating women > what they stand for, what they have achieved, and what they deserve. We believe that photography helps tell this story and raises awareness of issues that are otherwise glossed over.