Make sure you click on this image to make it larger so you can get the full effect and appreciation for this one. Imagine being on the back of a jet ski at the world famous surf spot Jaws, or Peahi as it's called here on Maui. This monster hit during one of the biggest swells to hit Hawaii in the last 10 years, the waves were 60 - 75ft. At first in this picture you notice the pretty wave with the cool white lines coming down the face of the wave and then, if you look closer, you notice the surfer on the left part of the wave and realize how enormous the wave actually is! We had to jump off the jet ski and swim around right after this so the jet ski could help rescue a surfer who had fallen...quite exciting. "Mt. Peahi" Check out the video below for some footage from that day.
65 ft Wave - Jaws, Peahi, Maui - Canon 5dsr - 16mm - Subal Housing - Jet Ski
The vibrant look comes from ambient light reflecting off of the aluminum and the ink at the same time which results in the most luminescent art you will ever see. The images are so brilliant that people often ask if there are lights behind them! To top it off, the dye-infused aluminum process has unprecedented archival characteristics that will enable your piece to be radiant for the next 150 years.
Both of our aluminum mounting options have a modern feel and look "frame-less" from the front. There is no need for additional framing, they arrive in your hands, ready to hang.
Euro Mount: This option is frame-less when viewed from straight on but has a frame to edge on the back that is visible from the side that is about 1 1/2 inches thick. We use a double metal frame for added support. Default euro mount color is black but is available in silver as well. Please let us know if you would like the silver option. Euro mounts are usually recommended for larger images but they work well for all sizes. In our galleries, most pieces 12 x 18 and above are displayed with euro mounts.
Float Mount: This option looks like it is literally "floating" about a half inch off of the wall. There is a hanger on the back which you can use to hang the image with a nail or picture hanger. Float mounts are usually recommended for smaller sized images but can also work well for most sizes. At our galleries, most pieces 11x14 and smaller are shown with float mounts.
Both options look amazing, let us know if you have any questions. We would love to help!