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Botanical Lake Beauty: Ayer Lake Wall Art Metal Acrylic Print Arizona Nature Photography

Botanical Lake Beauty: Ayer Lake Wall Art Metal Acrylic Print Arizona Nature Photography

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I visited the Boyce Thompson Arboretum, located near Superior, Arizona, 45 miles east of Mesa, and had the privilege of capturing the breathtaking beauty of Ayer Lake.

Ayer Lake is an absolute gem hidden within the heart of this stunning arboretum. It isn't your run-of-the-mill lake; it's a man-made reservoir that was built in the 1920s. It covers a serene and expansive 7 acres, providing a tranquil oasis for both visitors and wildlife alike. Its calm waters reflect the vibrant greenery that surrounds it, creating a mirror-like surface that is nothing short of mesmerizing.

What truly makes Ayer Lake a standout is the rich diversity of plant life that lines its banks. The arboretum has meticulously curated a collection of trees and shrubs from around the world, and you can see this incredible array mirrored in the lake's pristine waters. From towering palm trees to delicate water lilies, the reflections on Ayer Lake create a stunning tapestry of colors and shapes.

Now, here's the thing about Ayer Lake – it has this unique ability to change moods with the seasons. In the spring, when the wildflowers bloom and the desert comes alive, Ayer Lake turns into a vibrant palette of colors. In the summer, the lake's shores are a peaceful escape from the desert heat. In the fall, as the leaves of the surrounding trees change to brilliant shades of red and gold, Ayer Lake takes on a whole new level of beauty. And in the winter, when the air is crisp and clear, the lake's surface becomes a tranquil reflection of the stark desert landscape.

But it's not just about the visuals. Ayer Lake is a sanctuary for various bird species, and it provides a vital water source for the arboretum's plant life. The harmony between the lake and its surroundings is truly something to behold.

So, when I had the opportunity to capture Ayer Lake through my lens, I knew I had to let its natural magnificence shine. It wasn't about me or my skills as a photographer; it was all about Ayer Lake, the star of the show. I wanted to preserve the timeless beauty of this oasis, so that anyone who views the photo can appreciate the wonder that is Ayer Lake at the Boyce Thompson Arboretum.



There are 5 ways to print these images.

1) Premium Photo Paper are high quality, professional paper-prints.

Sharp, Vivid and rich Color sets this apart from a casual photo print.

You'll feel like you're there.

Premium Photo Paper will last a long time.

This option is available in 8x10 inches, 11x14 inches or 16x20 inches.

They are designed to be placed in a glass frame, which can be purchased separately (starting at a few dollars at your local Target or online).

2) Ready to Hang Canvas are ready to hang right out of the box with zero assembly required. Ultimate convenience.

Gorgeous finished look. It comes out of the shipping box finished and ready to hang with a simple nail in the wall.

Canvas Prints are a well-known, high-end way of displaying photographs.

0.75 or 1.5 inch thick (depending on which size that you order) wooden stretcher-bars that give it shape, in the same way an oil painting is traditionally assembled. There are no staples or ugly lines visible on the sides (very important).

Estimated delivery time for printing, assembling, packing and shipping is around 10 days.

3) Ready to Hang Canvas (split into 3 panels)

This is for larger pieces, and the photograph is split into 3 even panels, 3 separate canvas panels which together make a single large image.

This gives a modern look, and allows spectacularly large sizes on your wall!

4) Aluminum Metal Prints

Create elegant wall decor that shines with high-end, exclusive and unique aluminum metal prints.

Create a polished addition to any home or office. 3/64" thick aluminum panel. Features a glossy coating and rounded edges.

UV resistant ink prevents fading. All metal sizes are ready to hang on your wall, right out of the box.

5) Acrylic Prints

Create eye-catching home decor with modern acrylic prints. Light refracts through the museum-quality acrylic bringing vibrancy and depth to your photos. The 1/4" thick, clear acrylic produces superb image quality from edge to edge and absolutely stunning, brilliant color!

UV resistant ink prevents fading. All metal sizes are ready to hang on your wall, right out of the box.

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