*For IMMEDIATE RELEASE. Saturday, 7 July 2018
Contact : Kamal Chilaka
“-29˚ Celcius” An exhibit of images from the Frosty Winter of Finnish Lapland by Landscape and travel photographer Kamal Chilaka
Venue; Focus Art Gallery, Egmore
Dates ; Opening and Press Preview 6pm 7th July, Exhibit Dates; 9,10, 11 July , 2018
Lapland can also be described as the land of 8 seasons, Christmas , Frosty Winter , Crusty Snow , Departure of Ice , Midnight Sun , Harvest Season , Colourful Autumn , First Snow .
February typically experiences the coldest days of the year. During this season the landscape is covered in a blanket of white from Frost, Snow and Ice.
That “Winter Wonderland" is what Photographer Kamal Chilaka set out to capture during mid February earlier this year.
In this exhibit he shares with you the audience the same sensory feelings he experienced in those sub zero temperatures as he stood there taking in the cold clean winter air and trekking in ankle deep snow past Frozen Streams, Intimate landscapes, snow covered cabins and magical frost covered trees .
Has he succeeded in doing that? That is a question only you the viewer can answer.
The exhibit consists of about 30 images which have been carefully chosen for the exhibit
This time he has have experimented with some new mediums in addition to the traditional Framed Archival Prints. These photographs have been printed by the best fine Art Printers in Germany and India to his specifications and then framed with Acid free Matting and High Quality veneers.
All Photographs will be limited edition works limited to a run of just 9+1 Artist Copy per photograph.