film and digital cameras are used and the prints are created
using the very best modern photographic printing methods
photographs are custom printed using state-of-the-art
techniques that yield unequaled sharpness, color fidelity,
tonal range, and archival stability.
only adjustments made to the images in the “digital darkroom” are
those also available using traditional darkroom techniques that
correct for color balance and contrast. No objects have been
added or removed, no color filters have been used, and the photos
are taken without the use of any flash. Any adjustments in a
particular image are always done to give an accurate rendering
of the subject, color, and lighting at the time of the exposure.
note that these low resolution, compressed images on this website are
not able to convey the beautiful color and detail of the actual
photographic fine art UltraChrome and Fuji Crystal Archive prints.
Fine Art Printing Process and Display
prints are on high quality archival paper.
to 12" x 18" are available using pigment-based
UltraChrome inks. Prints 16” x 24” and larger
are Fuji Crystal Archive prints.
UltraChrome inks used are stable and archival, and the
prints should last for about 71 years or more before any
noticeable fading will occur. The Fuji Crystal Archive
prints are also archival and should last at least 60 years
before any noticeable fading.
your prints they should be matted and mounted under glass
or plexiglass. Display them away from direct
offered in a variety of sizes as specified in the large
image descriptions in the galleries. We also offer images
larger than 24" x 36". Please note that not
all images are offered in all sizes. Please contact us
by phone or email for information on availability and
price for images larger than 24" x 36".
You can order prints in three formats:
print only without matting or framing, matted, or matted
and framed. All matted images are matted to fit standard
frame sizes. Images are matted with acid-free white rag
mats, and framed with an off-white or gray quality metal
frame. The photographer's signature and the limited edition
number will be placed on the mat. A glossy finish gives
more saturated colors and greater detail, whereas a matte
finish reduces glare and gives a softer quality. All UltraChrome
prints are printed with a glossy finish. The Fuji Crystal
Archive prints have a glossy finish.
We will ship all print sizes up to 12” x 18”
whether print only, matted, or matted and framed, within
48 hours of receipt of payment. Please allow 4 weeks for
print sizes 16” x 24” and above to be shipped.
If the mat or frame size is not in stock, you will be
notified, and your order will be shipped in 4 to 6 weeks.
We ship USPS
priority mail for prints and matted photographs, and over
ground for frames. Delivery times vary with distance.
Order from our chart below.
We offer a full refund (minus shipping costs) for any
print returned in new condition within seven days. We
will also replace at no charge any print that has been
damaged in transit.
can order online from the order form below, or by EMAIL
or telephone (415) 457-3949. If you have any questions
about ordering, please feel free to call us.
sales tax added for California residents. Shipping and
handling is 8% on all orders.
you order a print and return it for matting or framing,
we will give you a credit for the price you paid for the
print plus all shipping and handling costs towards the
cost of the matted or framed print. If a print, or a matted
or framed print arrives damaged, please contact us promptly
for arrangements to receive a full replacement at no charge.
sales of matted or framed prints are final and there is
a no return and no refund policy.
1. Find the image number(s) of the print(s)
you would like to order in the galleries.
2. Decide on the print size you would
like. When you click on a thumbnail, you will see the
large image and description. Available sizes for each
image are specified under each large image description
in the galleries. Enter the number of the photograph in
the appropriate box. Please be sure you have entered the
correct choice for print only, matted, or framed.
3. Click the 'add to cart' button. You
will taken to your shopping cart.
4. Return to make additional print orders
of the same or other prints.
Check out when finished.