Calamitous Chris Bailey on Centre Court by David Ashdown – The Independent


Calamitous Chris Bailey on Centre Court by David Ashdown – The Independent


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About the image:

Chris Bailey knocks over the net-cord judge on Centre Court at Wimbledon, 1993, by photographer David Ashdown. Ashdown was asked recently if he had a favourite Wimbledon picture ‘The one that gave me the most satisfaction was taken in 1993 on the Centre Court in the early evening.I was sitting watching Chris Bailey who made a cross-court pass and the momentum was taking him towards the Umpires Chair. I grabbed my Nikon F4 with a 300mm 2.8 lens,it was set at 2.8 and it was a manual focus and  I started to take pictures, he missed the Umpires chair but knocked the net cord judge over. It would never happen again as there are now no net cord judges. Photograph by David Ashdown./Independent.24/06/1993

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C-type prints are notable for their continuous tone and vibrant colours. The first widely used colour print process, modern c-type prints are printed from high resolution digital files produced from drum-scanned negatives or transparencies.

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Fujicolor Crystal Archive Digitalpaper Type DP II is a silver halide color paper with a thicker base and high stiffness, designed exclusively for digital printing. When used on medium-or large-scale digital printer systems or the Fujifilm Frontier minilabs, this paper yields high-image-quality digital prints that make it suitable for such professional uses as portrait or commercial photography.

It has the highest level of image stability, so it is ideal for display purposes. Read more about our papers HERE.

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Add depth to your wall art with our frames. A deep, wooden frame, the profile includes a subtle texture effect.

This deep wooden 34mm x 20mm frame featuring a 30mm rebate for added depth,  gives our prints the perfect setting to display your chosen print. We have kept it simple and elegant only offering a charcoal black wooden finnish for your walls.

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Brand Fleet Street’s Finest
Dimensions 8 x 10″ to 40 x 60″ (plus frame and mount)
Made in the UK YES
Material  Wood, Perspex
Process A Lambda C-type print
Orientation Landscape

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