Immaculate Mary statue behind steamed glass Toronto | Photo Art Print
In this evocative fine-art photograph, my lens captures the delicate interplay of light and shadow as it falls upon a small, religious figurine nestled behind the steamed glass of a storefront in Toronto, Canada. The monochromatic palette imparts a timeless quality to the image, underscoring the enduring nature of faith in the face of a bustling urban environment.
The glass, clouded by condensation, obscures the Immaculate Mary statue, creating a sense of mystery and intrigue. In addition, the soft distortion lends an ethereal, almost otherworldly quality to the photograph, as though the viewer is granted a fleeting glimpse into a sacred realm.
Toronto, a city steeped in rich cultural history and diversity, provides the perfect setting for this still life. A vibrant metropolis is a home to many religions and beliefs, exemplifying the beauty of human connection and spiritual exploration.
From a photographic standpoint, the composition and use of negative space elevate the image, drawing the viewer's attention to the subtle details and textures in the scene. The contrast between the sharp lines of the storefront's architecture and the softness of the steamed glass adds depth and complexity to the photograph.
© Dan Kosmayer, 2014
Museum Quality Fine Art Prints
Enjoy museum-grade signed prints, free global delivery, and a 30-day satisfaction guarantee. Each fine art print showcases my passion for photography and exceptional quality and is hand-signed in pencil on the reverse side, and includes a certificate of authenticity and a lifetime warranty against fading, with the assurance of a full reimbursement within 30 days if needed.
The fine art prints are of the highest museum quality, printed on acid-free 100% cotton paper with a velvety, subtly textured, warm-tone finish. Archival inks ensure photographs with sharp precision, smooth transitions, deep blacks, intricate details, and vibrant hues.
Please note that frames are not included.
Free Worldwide Delivery
As the creator, I personally print, sign, and package every print at my studio in Haliburton, Ontario. These prints are then shipped worldwide via Canada Post free of charge. Therefore, delivery times can vary based on location, anywhere from a few days to several weeks.
Additionally, when traveling and shooting on location, orders placed during these periods will be dispatched upon my return. This may result in delivery times extending to several weeks. However, rest assured that the wait for these unique pieces is well worth it!