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 Canterbury Poster featuring the photograph Enlightenment by Lisa Knechtel







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5.75" x 8.00"


7.75" x 10.00"





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Enlightenment Poster


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Enlightenment poster by Lisa Knechtel.   Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.

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This one keeps bringing me back.. love.

love the contrast in this image. Very dramatic.

Wonderful capture. Liked

So wonderfully fantastic.

Great work Lisa! Such a great capture.

Wonderful B&W image.

Great capture, nicely done! L

I love this picture - really bring you in a state of communion with the Spirituality. Thank you for your comment on my work.

Very atmospheric!

Very dramatic and so beautiful! fv :)

Beautiful manipulation of the lights and darks of this striking composition, Lisa - liked!

Beautiful lighting and composition.

Stunning Work ! Very Simple and Elegant !

Outstanding photo so wonderfully composed, Lisa ! Superb light and you really know how to set the mood.... Love this a lot. f,l


Excellent composition and light rendering, Liza! perfectly found the atmosphere!

Wonderful b&w, great contrast, composition, Lisa, L.

Beautiful presentation and fine contrasts, well done

Beautiful composition and contrast, Lisa!!!! :)))v

Wonderful b/w balance and contrast! Liked:)!

The B&W works for me. L

Beautiful work! vf

A picture with soul,L

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Artist's Description

en-light-en-ment enˈlītnmənt noun 1. the action of enlightening or the state of being enlightened. The action or state of attaining or having attained spiritual knowledge or insight 2. a European intellectual movement of the late 17th and 18th centuries emphasizing reason and individualism rather than tradition. It was heavily influenced by 17th-century philosophers such as Descartes, Locke, and Newton, and its prominent exponents include Kant, Goethe, Voltaire, Rousseau, and Adam Smith. Artist's Commentary: This photography was shot at night in Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, England. What struck me about this moment was the polarity between light and darkness. In post production I used actions and textures to help me pull out that story. In my mind, the journey from darkness into light is the path from ignorance to enlightenment. This piece is meant to stir inner dialogue. I hope it stirs in you some of the questions it stirred in me. Artist's Finishing Rec...

About Lisa Knechtel

Lisa Knechtel

Lisa Knechtel, a Vancouver photographer, specializes in dramatic macro portraits of flowers, reflections and rust. Known for the striking use of colour and her ability to make minute detail relatable, she refers to her artistic pursuits as "obsession" vs. "inspiration". All images are copyright Lisa Knechtel. All materials contained may not be reproduced, copied, edited, published, transmitted or downloaded in any way, shape or form. All rights reserved. Copying, altering, displaying or redistribution without written permission from the artist is strictly prohibited. CANADIAN AND INTERNATIONAL VISITORS - please note that funds are in American currency. A NOTE TO VISITORS: I value and appreciate your feedback/support and...

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