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403 megapixels! A very high resolution, large-format VAST photo of an airplane taking off into a vibrant colorful sunset; fine art aviation photograph created by Dan Piech in New York City
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Aloft, 1

403 MEGAPIXEL VAST PHOTO
New York City
June 25, 2018

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Dan Piech's "Aloft" series captures the breathtaking grandeur of the skies that so many of us take for granted as we soar through the air.

From his Manhattan home in Tribeca, Dan has an unobstructed view of one of the most trafficked airspaces on the planet. With sight-lines to numerous air routes, he has studied the New York sky and the planes that fill it for years. His series focuses on the best moments when sky and plane speak to one another.

As part of the VAST artist collective, Dan uses advanced imaging techniques and equipment to create the photos for his Aloft series at incredibly high resolutions, often dozens of times higher resolution than ordinary photos. This enables the prints from the photos to be perfectly sharp even at very large sizes.

Backdropped by the heavens, the tiny planes in Aloft humble us and remind of us of our place on this beautiful planet.

Explore the full Aloft series here.


Aloft   
USA   
morning   
evening   
spring   
summer   
nature   
textures   
sunrises   
weather   
sunrises & sunsets   
sky   
clouds   
vibrant   
pastels   
blue   
purple   
white   
red   
orange   
pink   

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FILE SPECS

Total Pixels402,633,408
Horizontal Pixels30,144
Vertical Pixels13,357
Aspect Ratio1 : 2.26
File Size2,300 MB
Width @ 300ppi (perfect)8.37 feet
Height @ 300ppi3.71 feet
Width @ 150ppi (near-perfect)16.75 feet
Height @ 150ppi7.42 feet

EXPOSURE SPECS

Date & TimeJune 25, 2018:  8:01pm
LocationNew York City
Coordinates40.719276, -74.012121
Focal Length400mm
Aperturef/5.6
Shutter Speed1/160
ISO400
Number of Exposures74
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Certificate of authenticity  
with artist signature

Mounting brace floats the display
off the wall by 1 inch
Metal back
Paper print
Acrylic glass
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