"Blazing Beauty"

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"After numerous requests for ‘anything’ of Hahei over the years, I was finally able to do justice to this magical place. After scouting the area for its potential, I noticed these Pohutukawa were smothered in bud & knew this could be a classic image once they flowered. Several weeks later I returned on this clear morning, just as their temporary brilliance was peaking & captured this rare display."

Equipment: 60Mp Phase One DB + Mamiya AFD 645 + 45mm lens

Exposure: 1/50 sec @ f16 ISO 400

6 frames stitched for maximum detail & clarity (original file over 600 Mb)

Location: Hahei Beach, Coromandel Peninsula

Available full-frame, triptych or oval

Limited Edition:
200 signed & certified prints (all sizes & media).

Year of Release: 2015

HP Z3200 PS 12 colour "Vivera" archival pigment inks, Giclée process (100% cotton rag paper & fine-art canvas).

Print Permanence:
250 years indoors, as tested on HP Z3200 printer by Wilhelm Research Institute, California.

Copyright: Peter Latham 2015

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