Oxygenation trail triptych Canning River Perth is available for purchase online. Oxygenation trail triptych Canning River Perth – three sequential 35mm exposures on 15.5 ×23 cm hand-printed silver gelatin fibre-based prints, hand-printed by the author. They are dry-mounted onto 100% cotton museum board, then window-mounted behind a clear acrylic sheet. Framed in graphite tone aluminium it is ready to hang. Outer dimensions 40 x 100cm. Limited edition of 10, signed and numbered. Freight and insurance within Australia included.
During one of my river walks was carrying my Zeis 35mm rangefinder camera with me. Halfway across the Greenfield Street Bridge, I stopped to look at the river. From this elevated position, I could see on the surface of the water a white, bubbly, swirling layer. You could see the source of the bubbles
The conditions were calm and the river flow rate is slow. The oxygenation process creates bubbles which form a thin white foam on the surface of the water, creating fascinating patterns.
Each image is from three sequential 35mm frames, made