"Dancing Mist"

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“With 62mm of rain forecast for Milford Sound on this day, I made a special trip for the short-lived waterfalls that adorn these sheer cliffs during heavy rainfall. Guided by my trusted weather app, I arrived in the middle of the day, just as the rain had eased & this mist literally "danced" across the rock face. As this was moving during the 5 or so minutes that it took to capture all 20 frames, I had no idea how it might turn out until I stitched them altogether on my computer. And to my pleasant surprise, it was better than I could have ever imagined!"

Very fine detail & huge resolution means this is perfectly suited for very large applications up to 6m wide, such as printing onto glass for bathroom walls, splashbacks etc - P.O.A.

Equipment: 60Mp Phase One DB + Mamiya AFD 645 + 210mm lens

20 frames stitched for extreme detail & clarity

Exposure: 1/125 sec @ f6.3 ISO 400

Location: Milford road, Fiordland

Click photos to view 6m wide installation on low-iron glass located at the Strata Lounge, Auckland International Airport (the close-up photos are of the actual glass itself!)Dancing Mist Strata 800Dancing Mist Strata detail copy

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

Year of Release: 2013

Printer:
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 2013

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