Ansel Adams, ‘Grass and Burned Stump, Yosemite Valley, a Photograph by Ansel Adams’, 1939, White Cross
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Grass and Burned Stump, Yosemite Valley, a Photograph by Ansel Adams, 1939

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Grass and Burned Stump, Yosemite Valley, a Photograph by Ansel Adams.

Limited edition Ansel Adams …

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Ansel Adams
American, 1902–1984
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Ansel Adams is widely regarded as one of the most famous photographers of all time, particularly in reference to his striking images of the American wilderness. Adams placed great value upon technical mastery of his craft, carefully evaluating gradations of light in the image, manipulating degree of exposure, and constantly experimenting with new techniques. Along with contemporaries Imogen Cunningham and Edward Weston, Adams founded the group f/64, devoted to what they termed “straight photography,” as opposed to staged or embellished images. Adams was also pivotal in the establishment of the Department of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art.

Ansel Adams, ‘Grass and Burned Stump, Yosemite Valley, a Photograph by Ansel Adams’, 1939, White Cross
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Grass and Burned Stump, Yosemite Valley, a Photograph by Ansel Adams.

Limited edition Ansel Adams Photograph; Sierra Nevada, printed in 1938. A stunning Ansel Adams Photograph from his Epic 1938 work Sierra Nevada: The John Muir Trail. The work was used as a sophisticated lobbying tool while Congress was voting on the …

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Ansel Adams
American, 1902–1984
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Ansel Adams is widely regarded as one of the most famous photographers of all time, particularly in reference to his striking images of the American wilderness. Adams placed great value upon technical mastery of his craft, carefully evaluating gradations of light in the image, manipulating degree of exposure, and constantly experimenting with new techniques. Along with contemporaries Imogen Cunningham and Edward Weston, Adams founded the group f/64, devoted to what they termed “straight photography,” as opposed to staged or embellished images. Adams was also pivotal in the establishment of the Department of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art.

Ansel Adams

Grass and Burned Stump, Yosemite Valley, a Photograph by Ansel Adams, 1939

9 × 5 in
22.9 × 12.7 cm
.
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