The Hamar people are a community inhabiting southwestern Ethiopia in a fertile part of the Omo River valley. They are largely pastoralists, so their culture places the highest value on their cattle. The women in this community are easily recognizable thanks to their specific attire; the traditional vestimentary code for the unmarried girls includes elegant necklaces of cowrie shells, grains and glass and sheepskin clothing with ornamental multicoloured beads. Pascal saw her passing at a local market and asked her to pose for a photograph, she obliged with poise and complete control, while off-camera there were dozens of young kids laughing and screaming. After taking the shot, as he always does, Pascal showed her the result: she seemed unimpressed, it was “just her” after all…
The Dibond® Print is an Aluminium Composite Panel (ACP) that consists of two thin aluminium sheets bound to a single Polyethylene core. This high quality material is used by professional photographers all over the world and shows a high stability at low weight (which makes it ideal for portability) and the printing technique can add a matte texture to the artwork. A deluxe aluminium suspension frame mounted at the back secures the structure and makes for easy and safe fixing on your wall.
The photograph is printed on real Fujifilm photography paper by RGB laser technology and then expertly mounted to a Dibond® panel. This finish maintains the characteristics of a photographic print, while keeping a stable and light end result.
The best possible execution in matters of professional photography mounting, the picture is printed on real Fujifilm photography paper by RGB laser technology. It is then mounted with a patented technique between two coats of 3mm Plexiglas™ with two different kinds of optically transparent adhesives. A deluxe aluminium suspension frame mounted at the back secures the structure and makes for easy and safe fixing on your wall.