Print Red Couch Nevis Valley by Michael Langford
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- Product: #40894
- SKU: PRINTNVALLEY
Stunning monochrome print printed on Fine Art A3+ paper, hand Signed by photographer Mike Langford with a certificate or authenticity.
From the Photographer: The red couch is a photograph of a miners crib in the Nevis valley, Central Otago. It is one of several cribs that makes up a small mining community that worked the gold seams of this valley in the early nineteenth century. For a short time, the owners of this crib left a red couch against the western wall. Year by year the couch slowly disintegrated,hammered by the harsh climate, until one day it was just no longer there. The window frame was another piece of intrigue, as it was never actually attached to the building and like the couch - it also one day just disappeared. It’s one of my ‘Vanishing Landscapes’ series.
About the Photographer: Mike Langford is a Canon Master, a Grand Master and Fellow of the Australian Institute of Professional Photography and a Grand Master and Honorary Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photography. He has been a professional photographer for 35 years and an international awards judge for 25 years. In Australia he has been awarded Australian Geographic Photographer of the Year, NSW AIPP Photographer of the Year, twice AIPP Landscape Photographer of the Year and twice AIPP Travel Photographer of the Year. In New Zealand he has been awarded the NZIPP Photographer of the Year, NZIPP Corporate/Industrial Photographer of the Year, NZIPP Landscape Photographer of the Year and NZIPP Travel Photographer of the Year. He has also been awarded Korean International Photographer of the Year. Mike is co-director of the Queenstown Centre for Creative Photography with his wife Jackie Ranken.
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