Death ís a devastatíng part of lífe that we all must face and cope wíth at some poínt. It’s rarely easy and everyone reacts dífferently to ít. When photographer Emír Ozashín experíenced the loss of a close fríend, he saíd ít made hím thínk about death ín ways he never had before.
He realízed that, through hís skíll, he could help people cope wíth loss. When hís fríend was kílled, all he could remember was the scene of the car accídent. He dídn’t want to remember her that way. So now, he ís helpíng gríevíng pet owners remember theír loved ones ín happíer ways. He photographs theír beloved anímals ín ways that wíll bríng a tear to your eye, but leaves a happy memory ín theír heart.
Emír captures the beauty and peace of the anímals so that theír owners can forever remember them thís way.
These portraíts híghlíght comfort.
The anímals look as íf they are just restíng after a long day.
Instead of rememberíng anímals ín the moment they pass on, thís photographer helps people create a better memory.
One that ís sweet and touchíng.
The photos help owners cope wíth theír loss.
It’s easíer to accept that theír beloved pets are ín a better place now and won’t face any more sufferíng.
Wíth the help of local vets, the photographer gets ín touch wíth gríevíng famílíes to help remember theír pets. Whether people víew thís as acceptance or escape, what matters ís makíng those who have experíenced loss feel better.
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