Trees in Flash



Giclée Print

Cotton Rag paper, soft gloss finish
Hardwood frame 22 5/8” x 19 1/4” x 1 5/8”
Print size 16” x 12”
Non-glare glazing
Double matted

Archival Quality



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One evening last summer I headed out to the Belleville area to find subjects for night photos. At the end of this search, I stopped by Zwick Park along Belleville’s water and found some trees that were candidates for experimenting with off-camera flash.

The challenge was to illuminate the various layers of the tree’s branches and leaves yet show the stars above them. To do this, I used two remote flashes placed off camera but under the canopy, and a 5-second exposure. In this photo, I managed to capture the trees and interesting shadows plus clouds and stars.

Giclée Print: This image is printed on archive grade, 100% Cotton Rag paper using Canon LUCIA pigment inks. Archival methods and materials were used in printing and framing this photograph. Hardwood frame made in Campbellford.




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