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MATERIALS USED

Pigment print on Canson Arches Aquarelle Photo Rag paper, framed ( wood,white finish) behind glass. Frame size 86w x97cm. All archival materials.

DESCRIPTION

"Ghost Lake" is an aerial photograph of Lake Gairdner, South Australia, one of the many salt lakes in the central deserts of Australia, This particular lake is enormous, covering more than 9,000 square kilometres. The photograph shows vast sheets of wind-blown salt crystals, creeks looking like trees and the shadow of clouds. Salt lakes of Australia's arid regions are sometimes referred to as "ghost lakes" or ephemeral lakes. with heavy rains they fill quickly but with hot temperatures, they evaporate quickly, disappearing into thin air.

TAGS

salt lake, lake, salt, desert, landscape, Australian desert, abstract, Outback, arid, Red Centre