WOOD STORKS’ MOONLIGHT FLIGHT | Niki ButcherCedar Key © 2018
Photographic Story Clyde and I had found a beautiful place to take a photograph of the full moon. When the time approached we set up our cameras and just as I clicked my shutter a flock of wood storks flew by. What great luck! The Art of Hand Painting Black and White Photographs Photographed with a Sony digital camera and instead of oil painting with Q-tips and cotton balls, Niki was able to paint using Photoshop. Changing from the old-fashioned way of doing her art, to the new ‘fashion’ of using technology was challenging, but she’s enjoying getting back to her own personal expression. Archival Print Making Niki’s open edition gicleé artwork is printed on Sunset Bright Velvet Rag matte finish paper using eight archival inks. A state-of-the-art Epson Stylus Pro printer creates deep, rich dark values that hold subtle detail in the shadows as well as bright vivid colors that are truly tropical.