Peter's World

"Crimson Christmas"

“Never do I remember such brilliant displays of blooming pohutukawa than on Christmas morning 2014, when I captured this panorama of Mercury Bay from Front Beach. Flaxmill Bay & Shakespeare's Cliff is to the right, with the landmarks of Mt. Mangatawhiri, Centre island & the "Hole in the Rock" clearly visible."

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

Exposure: 1/160 sec @ f16 ISO 400

4 frames stitched for maximum detail & clarity

Location: Front Beach, Whitianga

Limited Edition: 150 (total all sizes), individually numbered, signed & certified

Year of Release: 2015

Printer: Peter personally prints all his 100% cotton-rag paper & archival canvas prints on an HP Z9+ PS printer (9 colour "Vivera" archival pigment inkset, giclée process)

Print Permanence: >250 years indoors (paper & canvas prints), as tested on HP Z9+ printer by Wilhelm Research Institute, California http://www.wilhelm-research.com/hp/Z9.html

Copyright: Peter Latham 2015

“When Peter delivered our pieces, we couldn't believe the incredible detail. The images on his website - impressive as they are - really didn't do our prints justice!“