"Mc Kenzie's Country"

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“Taken in early September, I’d waited until a big anticyclone came over the south island and dumped a heavy load of snow, then flew down to catch it.  After 3 days and 2500km, I had really overdosed on beautiful snow capped mountain scenes, but I captured this classic image in the last hours before I flew home.  The illusion is that a wide angle lens is used, but I never would have got close enough before the Merino sheep would have run away! So I used a longer lens and cropped the top and bottom off (which also eliminated an ugly wire fence below!)”

Equipment: 31Mp Phase One DB + Mamiya AFD 645 + 120mm lens

Exposure: 1/160 sec @ f6.3 ISO 200

Location: near Twizel, Mackenzie Country

Available full-frame or triptych

*Almost Sold Out

 

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

Year of Release: 2007

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 2007

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