Here we have the beautiful Darling Harbour which is adjacent to the city centre of Sydney. It is a major tourist site and leading convention and exhibition centre. It has a lot of amazing water-front restaurants and its wharves are home to a number of cruise and function boats.
The day before I took this photo Sydney had an amazing sunset. It was absolutely incredible. First the Eastern sky exploded in colour, and then the western sky where the sun was setting exploded even more. It was a 360 degree colour bonanza. I was leaving work and walking across from Darling Harbour into the city when this happened. All I could do was watch in awe at this specatcle.
I thought to myself I really should of had my gear with me and then I could have shot this. So the next day I took my camera gear to work in hope of another magical sunset. Well this usually never happens, I just had wishful thinking. In my case I couldn’t of had a clearer sky the next evening. But I decided to take a photo anyway. And this is the photo I walked away with. This was a reverse sunset which means I wasn’t facing towards the sun, but the sky went a beautiful purple. It just goes to show, sometimes you don’t need a colourful sky to produce a beautiful image.
Darling Harbour, Sydney – SYD02
PRINT TYPE DESCRIPTIONS
ILFORD Galerie Smooth Pearl – 310gsm
GALERIE Smooth Pearl Paper features the very latest HDR (High Dynamic Range) optically clear nanoporous coating for outstanding imaging performance. The high density heavyweight base has a natural photographic white tint to produce prints with excellent colour gamut and high sharpness.
The pearl surface eliminates glare and finger prints giving the true look and feel of a photographic print.
The photograph will be printed using UltraChrome K3™ ink which can produce archival prints with amazing colour fidelity and gloss level, while providing consistently stable colours. Incorporating high density pigments, Epson UltraChrome K3 produces prints with an extremely wide colour gamut allowing the reproduction of colours that were originally envisioned at the point of capture.
METTALIC Pearl – 250gsm
This paper has to be seen to be believed, it’s really gorgeous. It’s a high gloss media with a remarkable metallic pearl finish. With the right images it can really make them sing like no other paper – with a highly three dimensional look.
This paper offers exceptional image clarity and brilliant colour reproduction with a high-gloss metallic finish.
The photo is mounted to the back of a UV resistant acrylic glass sheet, creating an airtight bond and letting you view the image through a crystal-clear glossy surface. This mounting process preserves your images from scratching and fading and creates a near 3-D stunning visual effect. It also gives the image more depth and colour saturation due to the clarity of the acrylic sheet.
The image is backed with a white 2mm Dibond to add rigidity and use an aluminium sub frame to float it from the wall. Because of the different light penetration and refraction of acrylic glass compared to normal glass, the colours are more brilliant and the image sharper than compared to standard glass in a picture frame.
The image is printed on metallic paper for a pearl like finish. It comes with an easy hanging system and hanging bracket so you can put it up on your wall with ease.
The canvas prints are printed using the finest quality archival inks on cotton canvases.
The canvas prints are coated with an invisible polymer coating which creates a water resistant surface and further protects colours from fading. This finish ensures no glare or reflection and retains the texture of the cotton canvas.
The canvas is stretched around a timber frame and it is ready to hang.
We ship prints worldwide.
Australian customers – All print options can be shipped throughout Australia.
International customers – We only ship prints rolled up in a durable mailing tube worldwide. We don’t ship Acrylic Facemounts and Canvas prints. This is due to shipping costs and the risk of damaging prints during transit.
* Please note for international customers you will not be able to purchase an Acrylic Facemount or Canvas prints.
All prices are in $AUD.