Spirit of the Southwest: Navajo Landscapes

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Spirit of the Southwest: Navajo Landscape

Taken in the Navajo lands of Northern Arizona with a Leica M6 rangefinder camera on Kodak Portra 400 film. See detailed description below

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Description

Spirit of the Southwest: Navajo Landscapes

This image showcases the stark and formidable beauty of the Navajo lands of Northern Arizona. The photograph captures the distinctive red rock formations, which are characteristic of this region, standing tall against the vastness of the sky. These natural structures, sculpted by geological processes over millennia, convey a sense of the ancient and the eternal.

The lighting, likely influenced by the time of day when the golden hue of the sun bathes the landscape, casts soft shadows and enriches the warm tones of the desert. Kodak Portra 400 film, known for its fine grain and excellent color fidelity, enhances the subtleties of the desert palette while providing a natural depth to the scene.

The composition balances the grandeur of the towering rocks with the open skies, imparting a sense of isolation and the sublime. The desert vegetation in the foreground adds texture and life to the scene, contrasting the enduring rock formations with the transience of organic life.


Spirit of the Southwest: Navajo Landscapes

Elevate your space with this evocative photograph, “Spirit of the Southwest,” taken in the heart of the Navajo lands of Northern Arizona. Captured through the lens of a Leica M6 TTL and rendered on the classic Kodak Portra 400 film, this print embodies the soul of the desert.

Nature’s Majesty:

  • Ancient Formations: The enduring sandstone pillars rise with dignity, telling a story of time and nature’s artistry.
  • Desert Tones: Enjoy the rich, warm colors that only the combination of golden hour light and Portra 400 film can produce.

Artistic Quality:

  • Film Craftsmanship: With the iconic quality of Kodak Portra film, expect a piece that resonates with both color and clarity.
  • Leica Precision: Renowned for its exceptional lenses, the Leica M6 TTL ensures every print is captured with the utmost detail and depth.

Aesthetic Appeal:

  • Timeless Decor: Ideal for the art connoisseur or the nature lover, this print brings the grandeur of the Southwest into your home or office.
  • Conversational Artwork: This image is not only a visual delight but also an invitation to explore the rich narratives of the American landscape.

Add “Spirit of the Southwest” to your art collection and let the powerful silence of the Navajo lands fill your surroundings. This piece offers more than beauty; it is a window into the timeless and the profound.

Order Now: Secure your print today and own a piece of the majesty that is Northern Arizona, celebrated through this exquisite photographic work. Your walls deserve a story of such depth and splendor.


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

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