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Ode to Spontaneity

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A close-up of "Ode to Spontaneity" by Jeff Lewis: an ultra-high-resolution VAST photo.
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116 megapixels! A very high resolution, art decor photo print of a San Francisco landscape; photograph created by Jeff Lewis near San Francisco in Marin County, California

Fog adds magic to so many different kinds of scenes. It's one of the things I was most excited about when I moved to Marin County -- fog heaven.

Since moving to the north bay, I have discovered countless vistas and compositions that have rarely or never before been photographed. Some are in areas that thousands of people pass every day, and others are on remote wilderness trails. Beauty truly is all around us. I took this one in a preserve that's fairly popular among locals, but the view doesn't usually look quite like this!

This view wasn't my original plan this morning. It wasn't even my backup plan. The fog rose and chased me out of both of those plans. I was driving around frantically and remembered this trail, noticing it appeared to be just a hair above the fog. Hopefully it stayed that way! I was running out of time before the magic hour light would arrive. I ran up the trail, and this view was waiting for me. It was perfect. Planning is the first step, but this one is an ode to spontaneity.

This image is part of my Awaken series, which showcases the beauty of little-known areas, with the goal of inspiring locals to explore and love our backyard. As of the time of publishing, there is no other image like this in existence. There will undoubtedly be attempts to duplicate it, but few will succeed with the conditions and method required for a large print. As with most images in the Awaken series, serious buyers may choose to have the location revealed to them. I hope you enjoy it!

Date & TimeJanuary 20, 2022:  7:15am
LocationMarin County, California
Coordinates37.883755, -122.516672
Focal Length137mm
Aperturef/9
Shutter1/80 sec
ISO100
Num of Exposures6
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Canvas print

Our ready-to-hang canvas prints are created using a specialty printer that carefully lays pigment inks down onto archival-quality fine art canvas material. The canvas is then stretched around a 1.5-inch-deep wood support structure to provide depth and elegance. Our canvas material has a delightfully matte finish that looks spectacular in any lighting conditions while retaining maximum vibrancy and contrast. Click here to learn more.

Produced using a specialty, large-format fine art printer operating at 300ppi resolution—the gold standard for sharpness
Printed onto heavyweight, 100% acid-free fine art canvas to preserve color-accuracy and longevity
Created using materials and methods that exceed the rigorous technical standards required to achieve the prized "giclée" industry rating
Designed to meet the most demanding standards for color-permanence set by leading museums
Handmade by award-winning master printmakers with over 4 decades of experience
Optionally accompanied by your choice of elegant floater frame available in a variety of trims
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VAST Print™

A VAST Print™ represents the pinnacle of the photographic medium. Each print is a true photograph created specifically for you using light-sensitive paper exposed in a darkroom with the industry's highest precision exposure technique. Your print is then sealed with a shine-enhancing protective glossy coating*, adhered to a sturdy aluminum composite backing, and finished in one of two ready-to-hang formats:

  • Frameless floating display: A hidden mounting brace on the rear gracefully "floats" the print off the wall for a sleek, modern look.
  • Framed display: The print is mounted inside one of our handcrafted 100% wood frames with a decorative separation between the print and the frame so that the print appears to be floating within the frame, providing depth and elegance to the finished photo.

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*Note: a non-glossy, satin matte coating is alternatively available on request.

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Laser-exposed at a truly unprecedented 610ppi resolution
Created using fine art paper with a specialty emulsion enabling unsurpassed micro-contrast, ultra-bright whites, and deep blacks
Printed with a chromogenic process that produces "continuous tones" of silky smooth color (other printers use noticeable dots of ink)
Sealed between an extra-thick, shine-enhancing protective coating and a sturdy aluminum composite backing for a sleek look
Award-winning product quality recognized industry-wide
Designed to meet the most demanding standards for color-permanence set by leading museums
Handmade by certified master printmakers with over 4 decades of experience
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Optionally accompanied by your choice of elegant floater frame available in a variety of trims
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Digital file

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Usage in most media formats*
Unlimited number of projects
Worldwide, perpetual usage
Not for use in products for sale
No use laminated in or onto glass
Non-exclusive

For a premium license that provides exclusivity, glass-related use, or use in products for sale, contact us.

Total Pixels115,942,928 px
Width18,328 px
Height6,326 px
Aspect Ratio2.9 : 1
Date & TimeJanuary 20, 2022:  7:15am
LocationMarin County, California
Coordinates37.883755, -122.516672
Focal Length137mm
Aperturef/9
Shutter1/80 sec
ISO100
Num of Exposures6

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small
2 megapixels
  • Fine art prints < 8x3 in
  • Marketing prints < 16x6 in
  • Use on webpages at sizes smaller than full‑screen
  • Wallpapers for devices with low‑resolution screens
medium
10 megapixels
  • Fine art prints < 18x6 in
  • Marketing prints < 36x12 in
  • Use on webpages at full‑screen sizes
  • Wallpapers for devices with high‑resolution screens
large
50 megapixels
  • Fine art prints < 40x14 in
  • Marketing prints < 80x28 in
  • Large murals viewed from > 13 ft
  • Massive murals viewed from > 26 ft
full file
116 megapixels
  • Fine art prints < 61x21 in
  • Marketing prints < 122x42 in
  • Large murals viewed from > 9 ft
  • Massive murals viewed from > 17 ft
Fine art
prints
(300ppi)
Marketing
prints
(150ppi)
Large
murals
(~20x8 ft)
Massive
murals
(~40x16 ft)
Use on
webpages
Digital
device
wallpapers
small
2 megapixels
< 8x3 in < 16x6 in less than
full-screen use
low-resolution
screens
medium
10 megapixels
< 18x6 in < 36x12 in full-screen use high-resolution
screens
large
50 megapixels
< 40x14 in < 80x28 in if viewers will be
> 13 ft away
if viewers will be
> 26 ft away
full file
116 megapixels
< 61x21 in < 122x42 in if viewers will be
> 9 ft away
if viewers will be
> 17 ft away
Photo id: 11241