Echoes of Hanoi: A Dance of Heritage Amidst the City Night

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Echoes of Hanoi: A Dance of Heritage Amidst the City Night

Taken in Hanoi Vietnam. See detailed description below

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“Echoes of Hanoi: A Dance of Heritage Amidst the City Night”

As dusk turns to evening in Hanoi, the stage is set not within the walls of a theatre, but on the vibrant streets of the city. “Echoes of Hanoi: A Dance of Heritage Amidst the City Night” is a captivating print that beautifully freezes the moment just before tradition erupts under the cover of night. Through the Leica M11 rangefinder camera’s lens, the scene is captured with such clarity that every anticipation-filled detail beckons the viewer to look closer.

On a quiet street corner, lit by the gentle glow of street lamps, two performers are pictured in a moment of stillness—a stark contrast to the imminent flurry of their performance. Their traditional attire, awash with rich, bold colors, stands out against the nighttime backdrop, each hue a whisper of stories and celebrations past.

This nighttime setting offers a unique interplay of light and shadow, masterfully captured by the Leica’s sophisticated sensor, which allows the vibrancy of the performers’ costumes to shine amidst the city’s ambient glow. The surrounding darkness of the street adds depth and mystery to the scene, focusing the viewer’s attention on the figures poised for action.

The urban environment of Hanoi, with its casual street-side motorbikes and walls adorned with the art of the present, frames this scene of cultural heritage. This photograph captures a moment where the echoes of age-old practices are about to resound through the modern cityscape, as the night readies itself for the rhythm of dancing feet and the reverberation of drums.

“Echoes of Hanoi: A Dance of Heritage Amidst the City Night” is not just a visual piece; it’s a portal to the pre-performance heartbeat of Hanoi, offering a rare view into the anticipation that fills the air just as the city slips into night.

This print is a tribute to the enduring legacy of Vietnamese culture, an exquisite snapshot that will bring the nocturnal magic of Hanoi’s streets into your home or office. Ideal for those who value the allure of nighttime photography and cultural storytelling, this print promises to be a conversation piece that echoes the timeless dance of heritage amidst the ever-changing city.

Bring home the silent anticipation and the imminent celebration with “Echoes of Hanoi: A Dance of Heritage Amidst the City Night.” Secure this limited edition print now and own a rare piece of Hanoi’s enchanting nightly ritual.

 


Print Features and Important Notes:

Print Quality:

  • Paper: Hahnemühle 325 gsm FineArt Baryta, bright white paper with a glossy finish, offering high color depth and large color gamut for vibrant colors and rich blacks. Acid-free and lignin-free, contributing to archival quality with resistance to aging of up to 200 years under optimal conditions.
  • Inks: Utilizes Epson UltraChrome K3 pigmented inks for exceptional color accuracy and archival properties, including three levels of black to improve grayscale balance and enhance the density of black.

Available Sizes:

  • 8.5 x 11 inch (21.6 x 27.9 cm) Open Edition – Print Only
  • 8.5 x 11 inch (21.6 x 27.9 cm) Open Edition – Matted (white) and Framed in High-Quality Aluminum Frame
  • 13 x 19 inch (A3 Plus) (32.9 x 48.3 cm) Open Edition – Print Only
  • 13 x 19 inch (A3 Plus) (32.9 x 48.3 cm) Open Edition – Matted (white) and Framed in High-Quality Aluminum Frame

Edition Information:

  • Open Edition prints: no set limit to the number of copies printed.
  • Each print is hand-signed by the photographer and includes a certificate of authenticity.

Print and Frame Details:

  • Print size refers to the paper size. Most prints feature a 1 to 2 cm margin for framing purposes.
  • Framed prints include a 1/8th inch (2-3 mm) gap around the image, set between the image and the matt board. Frames are made of high-quality aluminum, with a clear acrylic covering over the print, which is removable.

Shipping Information:

  • Prints are shipped worldwide from the photographer’s darkroom in Japan.
  • Shipping via Japan Post EMS Express Mail is included in the price.

Additional Notes:

  • The acrylic cover is an alternative to traditional glass for safety and shipping.
  • The price reflects the inclusion of worldwide shipping costs.

 

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Size & Framing Options

8.5 x 11 inch Hahnemühle 325 gsm FineArt Baryta, 13 x 19 inch (A3+) Hahnemühle 325 gsm FineArt Baryta, 8.5 x 11 inch Hahnemühle 325 gsm FineArt Baryta – Matted and Aluminum Framed, 13 x 19 inch (A3+) Hahnemühle 325 gsm FineArt Baryta – Matted and Aluminum Framed