A black and white photo of the California Tower in Balboa Park. The tower is visible through an opening in the trees.

Fairy Tale | Balboa Park

The California tower appears in opening between dark windswept trees.

The Story Behind the Photo

I have an active imagination and I've always thought the California tower in Balboa Park was taken right out of a scene in a fairy tale. I think this is the view that a band of merry adventurers would come across as they complete a long arduous journey to a wizard’s tower. Just as they enter the hidden valley, they see their destination through an opening in the trees. It is both foreboding and promising.

About the Prints

This photograph is available in a limited edition of 50 fine art prints. Each print is made to order with the highest quality pigment inks and fine art papers. They are signed and come with a certificate of authenticity. Small prints under 15" on the long dimension are excluded from the edition. If you have any questions about this specific image or my prints in general, please don't hesitate to contact me.

Museum Quality Print

Archival Pigment Print on Fine Art Paper

This is a photographic print made on Canson Infinity Platine Fibre Rag which is a heavyweight (310 gsm) and 100% cotton paper. The image is printed using pigment inks with outstanding archival properties. All images are printed at the listed size on paper that is slightly larger resulting in an additional border. This is a print only, shipped rolled in a robust protective tube.

Please allow 3-4 weeks for production and delivery of your print. The prices include U.S. shipping, please inquire for international rates.


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