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Romance of Santorini
Romance of Santorini
Romance of Santorini
Romance of Santorini
Romance of Santorini
Romance of Santorini

KY Tam Art Gallery

Romance of Santorini

Regular price $159.00
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All prints are unframed and without white border.

The evening light on the island of Santorini produced some amazing colors as the shops and buildings lit up with some warm tones. The intersecting pathways among the houses gave a lot of opportunities to play with different quality edges, giving rise to some really interesting effects.

The romantic atmosphere could be felt from the warm sunset against the blue ocean, and couples spotted around the area. Having a meal here at one of the restaurants by the cliff was a joy like no other. The gentle sea breeze and amazing scenery was a gift that not many places in the world could replicate. I took the above shot while walking along one of the alleys towards one of the restaurants.

I made a quick sketch at Ochre Restaurant while waiting for the food to arrive. As it typically takes a long time for food to arrive after ordering in Europe, I made good us of the time while idling around instead of just doing nothing. The view from the restaurant was amazing and it was an evening to be remembered and a wonderful place on earth to be in. Santorini was one of the most ideal destinations that a traveler can go to for holiday.

Prints are carefully rolled and shipped in kraft tube boxes.

Colors on the print are bright and radiant and reflect close to a 100% representation of the original painting. This is due to the use of the best technology in giclée printing and the right paper to produce the desired quality for your maximum satisfaction (see details below). All details are clearly seen and the print will look just like the original after framing. Each print is carefully scrutinized before packaging.
Giclée (pronounced as gee-clay) is reproducing fine art on commercial-sized printers, with archival properties.
Currently the best software for making a giclée print is EFI u0026amp; GMG. It is widely recognized that Epson large format printers are best for accurate color reproduction and archival ink.
Some people have the misconception that solvent inkjet printers or regular large format printers are cheaper and can be used to print quality giclée. However, the level of detail is far from that of a specialized aqueous inkjet printer. Regular inkjet printers are not equipped with archival ink, therefore naturally they are not suitable for giclée prints.
How does our Epson printer measure up to competitors?
There are a total of 8000 micro print-heads in this printer, with the smallest possible droplet size being 3.5 pico-litres. It provides accurate color output with a wide output gamut. This is especially obvious in prints with multiple different layers of shades and tones. This results in beautiful prints with ultra-fine detail and vivid, lively colors. We use 100% authentic Epson UltraChrome Pro pigment ink - clinically tested to have print permanence rating (see Wilhelm Research for details) of up to 200 years for colored prints if kept under recommended environmental conditions.
Prints are printed onto 300gsm art paper and carefully rolled up and put in a tube before shipping. Each giclée print is hand-signed by the artist himself to ensure authenticity. 
Each product is individually printed and assembled when you order it, so please allow 2-5 business days of manufacture time for your prints.
Depending on your location, the shipping times vary from 3 - 20 working days and we offer worldwide shipping. Rates can be found at checkout. 
We recommend frames with a white matting surrounding the artwork for framing. Frames can be found at your local frame shop or online. IKEA is one of the places where you can find cheap and good frames, and the example frame shown above is a RIBBA frame. For custom sizes however, we recommend the following websites where you can get your custom-made frames done for your prints based on your preferred color, style and size: