Where the road bends

Lombard Street - San Francisco, California

Fine Art Print | Limited Edition of 100

Trails of headlights zig zag down Lombard street in San Francisco, California. The famous crooked street is a collection of eight hairpin turns over the course of 600 feet. But why is the street so crooked? Anyone who's been to San Francisco knows how steep some of the hills can get and the hill in this photograph is no exception. It has a 27% grade which made it unsafe to for turn of the 20th century vehicles to travel straight down the hill. In 1922 the crooked road was built with a posted speed limit of 5 mph for two way traffic. In the late 1930's the winding portion of the road was made into a one way street going downward to further improve safety.

In the 1960's hydrangea bushes were planted along the edge of the road and it began to appear on postcards of San Francisco. Today the short portion of road has become a major tourist attraction with as many as 17,000 people visiting the area in a single day. Most of the crowd shows up in the middle of the day and on the weekends though. The sidewalks are rather empty at night but the street remains rather active as the bright lights of cars come streaking down the road. This 30 second long exposure contains the lights trails of three vehicles as they drive down Lombard Street.

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Classic Prints | Premium Fine Art Paper

Classic Prints | Premium Fine Art Paper

Fine art paper prints are the most affordable prints that I offer. While paper prints offer art collectors savings, they are still one of the classiest ways to display a photograph. My photos are printed on 315gsm Hahnemule PhotoRag Baryta archival paper to ensure the highest quality and durability. These prints will need to be framed under glass to ensure longevity.

Features

• Classic Look • Needs to be framed • Museum Quality Archival Paper • UV resistant • Economical


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Premier Plus Series | Framed Lumachrome Tru-life Acrylic Prints

Premier Plus Series | Framed Lumachrome Tru-life Acrylic Prints

Lumachrome Tru Life Acrylic Prints are the finest archival prints available. Face-mounted on acrylic glass, these premium prints are high definition and almost appear 3D or backlit when properly lit. The low glare Tru Life Acrylic provides the best artwork viewing experience allowing you to be transported into the serenity of the natural world without any distracting glare. All of my acrylic prints come with a UV and scratch resistant finish that allows each piece to withstand the test of time.

The Premier Plus Series is designed for art collectors who want only the best prints available. My Premiere Plus large format prints come beautifully framed in 4" Roma Moulding with a 3" linen liner for a fully polished look that is ready to hang on the wall. In short, my Premiere Plus - Lumachrome Tru Life Acrylic prints offer the best landscape photography viewing experience available.

Features

• Utilizes the highest quality printing and faming available • Elegantly framed in your choice of Roma Moulding • Ready to hang • Low glare • 99% UV resistant • Anti Static and dust resistant • Scratch Resistant • Vibrant colors and clarity • Easy to clean



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Premier Series | Lumachrome Tru Life Acrylic Prints

Premier Series | Lumachrome Tru Life Acrylic Prints

The Premier Series offers all of the top of the line features that the Premier Plus Series does except the Premier Series is mounted on a float mount that floats the print off the wall without any borders. This gives the print a modern look that is high quality and cost effective since there is no need for external framing which can be costly due to the materials and labor involved.

Features

• Float frame • Ready to hang • Low glare • 99% UV resistant • Anti static and dust resistant • Scratch resistant • Vibrant colors and clarity • Modern look • Easy to clean

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Select Series | High Gloss Acrylic Prints

Select Series | High Gloss Acrylic Prints

Select Series Acrylic Prints provide the same high quality and detail that the Premier series offers except the Select Series is mounted to high gloss acrylic glass instead of Tru Life acrylic. While high gloss acrylic is not glare resistant, it does offer incredible sharpness and color saturation at a slightly lower price point than the premier series prints. All Select Series fine art prints are UV and scratch resistant.

Features

• Float Frame • Ready to hang • 95% UV resistant • Anti Static and dust resistant • Scratch Resistant • Vibrant colors and clarity • Glossy Finish • Modern • Easy to clean

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Modern Series | High Gloss Metal Prints

Modern Series | High Gloss Metal Prints

Metal prints have quickly become one of the most popular substrates for landscape photography. These prints are created through a process called dye sublimation in which dyes are infused directly into a specially coasted metal sheet. This technique produces a print that has higher brightness than paper resulting in enhanced saturation and smooth tones. Metal prints are surprisingly light and very easy to care for. They do not need to be protected by glass and come ready to hang on a float mount that gives the print a modern look as it floats off the wall without a border. Metal prints can easily be cleaned with regular household glass cleaner. They are UV resistant to ensure that your prints longevity.

Features

• Float Frame • Ready to hang • Modern • UV resistant • Easy to clean • Vibrant Colors • Glossy Finish

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Simply navigate to your desired photograph. Click on any image to view a larger version of it. (Keep in mind all of the images in my online gallery have been compressed so some degradation may be visible when viewing images at the largest size.) Once you select the image that you like, choose between any one of my five print options. Lastly choose the size of your desired print. 

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