After I became a mother, I was fascinated by the juxtaposition of fresh, tiny babies cradled against the backdrop of their elderly, doting grandparents. The contrast of past and future, of a life well lived and life just beginning. When my grandmother met my son Finn for the first time, I knew I wanted to capture their relationship in a way that emphasized the beautiful tension of youth and age. She held his feet in her withered hands and it was easy to see. A story of four generations unfolded.

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