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Milky Way Fire Burn

477 MEGAPIXELS
A close-up of "Milky Way Fire Burn" by Paul Wilson: an ultra-high-resolution VAST photo.
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477 megapixels! A very high resolution, large-format VAST photo print of the night sky, milky way, and stars over mountains and a lake; fine art astrophotography landscape photo created by Paul Wilson in Lake Heron, New Zealand

Milky Way Fire Burn

477 MEGAPIXEL VAST PHOTO
Lake Heron, New Zealand

Paul Wilson specializes in capturing the beautiful night sky. He is based in New Zealand, which has some of the best night skies on the planet.

Paul spends many cold nights out under the stars shooting huge nightscape images, gazing up at the night sky emblazoned with light emitting from billions of galaxies.

Companies such as BBC Earth, Futurism, Daily Mail and Unilad, and have featured Paul's work, to name a few. Additionally, his work has generated a huge following on Facebook and Instagram.

He has a close relationship with companies such as Canon, Sky-Watcher, Fotopro, NiSi, Spencer's Camera, SYRP, Fornax Tracking Mounts, and GoPro, always helping them test and refine new equipment.

Date & TimeJuly 25, 2016:  8:25pm
LocationLake Heron, New Zealand
Coordinates-43.476882, 171.160025
Focal Length50mm
Aperturef/3.2
Shutter Speed13 sec
ISO10000
Number of Exposures48

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Our photographic prints are created using a specialty, large-format fine art printer designed to produce archival, museum-grade prints. They are true "chromogenic" prints: light-sensitive paper exposed in a darkroom using state-of-the-art lasers to produce the sharpest possible image. Click on the icons below to learn more or click here to explore further.

Our photographic prints are available in one of two finishes: glossy and lustre. Glossy prints have a rich, silky saturation and are great for environments where the lighting and reflections have been carefully thought through. Lustre prints have a bright, sparkle-like finish that diffuses reflections and are therefore more versatile for environments where the lighting and reflections are less under your control.

Your print comes with two certificates of authenticity hand-signed by the artist and the printmaker: one that you will affix to the finished piece and one that remains standalone. Additionally, your print's provenance is tracked and verified using state-of-the-art digital technology. Learn more.

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Acrylic glass display

Our acrylic glass displays are ready-to-hang works of art that contain one of our photographic prints sealed between flame-polished acrylic glass and an aluminum backing. A hidden mounting brace on the rear causes the display to gracefully "float" off the wall for a sleek, modern frameless look that complements nearly any decor style. Click on the icons below to learn more or click here to explore further.

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Total Pixels477,396,404
Horizontal Pixels19,543
Vertical Pixels24,428
Aspect Ratio0.8 : 1
File Size2,728 MB
Width @ 300ppi (perfect)5.43 feet
Height @ 300ppi6.79 feet
Width @ 150ppi (near-perfect)10.86 feet
Height @ 150ppi13.57 feet

Date & TimeJuly 25, 2016:  8:25pm
LocationLake Heron, New Zealand
Coordinates-43.476882, 171.160025
Focal Length50mm
Aperturef/3.2
Shutter Speed13 sec
ISO10000
Number of Exposures48

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