Otira (Detail)
7 DINA6 Postcards (148 mm x 98 mm)
© 1999 Blank Industries


A century ago the Otira Gorge in New Zealand's southern alps found itself frequently depicted in paint on romantic canvases, its landscapes a narcotic for those on the trail of The Sublime.

This material was photographed close with a flash. We were looking at a vertigo generated by sublime dimensions in Culture rather than Nature.

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