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169 megapixels! A very high resolution, large-format VAST photo print of Mount Rainier and the Cascade Mountains among clouds; fine art landscape photo created by Scott Rinckenberger from Snoqualmie Mountain in Washington, USA

Mount Rainier Above a Sea of Clouds

An Exceptionally High Resolution Fine Art PhotoAn Exceptionally High Resolution
Fine Art Photo

This 169-megapixel VAST photo is one of the highest definition fine art photographs ever created, with a resolution equivalent to 82 full-HD TVs.

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If you are on a summit in the Pacific Northwest and the weather is clear, it’s likely that Mount Rainier will be unmistakably visible, often closer than you would imagine. By far the tallest mountain in the region, at 14,419’ Rainier is the undisputed king of the Cascades.

Much time in the mountains will reveal a frequent pattern of two worlds of weather. Low lying clouds keeping the cities and valleys locked in grey gloom for days and weeks will yield in the high country to warm, clear, still weather. A departure from a frosty grey Seattle will often lead to an unexpected, and much needed dose of Vitamin D as one approaches the high points of the Northwest and finds a world of blue skies and sunshine.

This photograph was created on the last day of 2016 on the summit of Snoqualmie Mountain, the highest peak in the Snoqualmie Pass area. The view is to the south, where Mount Rainier dominates the skyline and seemingly floats above the lesser peaks and the foul weather of the lowlands in winter.
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This 169-megapixel VAST photo is one of the highest definition fine art photographs ever created. It has a resolution equivalent to 82 full-HD TVs.


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TECH SPECS

EXPOSURE SPECS

Date & TimeDecember 31, 2016:  12:20pm
LocationSnoqualmie Mountain, Washington
Coordinates47.459854, -121.410052
CameraNikon D500
Megapixels per Exposure20.9
LensNikkor 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 G ED VR
Focal Length116mm
Aperturef/9
Shutter Speed1/1250
ISO100
Number of Exposures22

FILE SPECS

Total Pixels169,196,050
Horizontal Pixels19,205
Vertical Pixels8,810
Aspect Ratio1 : 2.18
File Size967 MB
Width @ 300ppi (perfect)5.33 feet
Height @ 300ppi2.45 feet
Width @ 150ppi (near-perfect)10.67 feet
Height @ 150ppi4.89 feet
Nikon D500
Nikkor 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 G ED VR
Nikon D500
Nikkor 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 G ED VR
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This VAST photo becomes a stunning conversation-starter wherever it's showcased. It's offered in 3 large-format sizes:


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