A black & white photo of a rock formation at Sunset Cliffs, San Diego. The rock formation has sharp jagged edges and ocean water is flowing over the top

Torn | Sunset Cliffs, San Diego

A jagged rock formation extends out into the ocean at Sunset Cliffs in San Diego. The tides bring gentle waves that flow over the top and are captured in a long exposure.

The Story Behind the Photo

I have a strong attaction to this spot in Sunset Cliffs, much like moths to a flame, and I keep coming back here. On the left we have the fractured rock leaving sharp jagged ridges and on the right we have the results of endless waves wearing away at the stone leaving smooth and rounded surfaces. A transformation all within a few feet but probably decades or maybe centuries in the making.

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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