The Fresh Prints of K.K.

Ahem. Mic check 1. 2. 3. Now this is a story all about how, My life got flip-turned upside down, And I’d like to take a minute just sit right there, And tell you how I became the Fresh Prints of K.K. I’ve always wanted to try my luck being a rapper, but I thought twice about it after seeing how Joaquin Phoenix fared miserably at his own attempt. So that’s how I decided to start PROART, and produce beautiful, colour accurate & archival prints to the masses in Sabah; & beyond. ~ Some time in May, I received a call from Louis Pang seeking PROART’s services to assist him with his Canon AIPP Australian Professional Photography Awards prints. This is one of the strictest photography competitions in the whole world, where they would scrutinise every inch of the submitted prints; and I was ready to take on the challenge to help Louis out. It was also an opportunity to see how PROART would fare with the best printing labs in the whole world! We had a really tight deadline, as the submission date was 1 week away. We not just had to print the images, but we also had to mount the images on regulation sized boards as stipulated in the APPA entry rules. Most importantly, we had to get it over to Sydney before the due date. I was never one to shy away from tough situations, and I happily took up the challenge. We chose to use the Hahnemühle Matt FineArt Smooth Photo Rag 308gsm paper for all 4 of his submissions. All prints were printed...