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St. Francis Church in New Mexico

“Many of my early photographs were made on orthochromactic glass plates or film” wrote Adams, “which gave a lighter value for blue sky than does panchromatic film.” The photograph was made in the afternoon with no filter, rendering the blue sky quite pale and the shadows soft. “This image is an experience in light” wrote […]

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The Ansel Adams Gallery is thrilled to offer its collectors, friends and fellow art lovers, a chance to participate in a unique opportunity. From time to time on our website, we will be featuring a never-before- printed image from one of our distinguished Gallery artists at a discounted price, prior to its availability within the […]

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Born in Yosemite

Born in Yosemite – an inspirational visit with Peter T. Hoss

by William Garnsey, E-Commerce Director, The Ansel Adams Gallery August 7, 2013

This weekend, I had the great pleasure of sitting and talking with Author and Ansel Adams Gallery Board Member, Peter T. Hoss, about his book, Born in Yosemite. On the book’s back cover it shows a picture of Mr. Hoss and Ansel Adams’s son, Dr. Michael Adams with the caption of “First Friends” – Dr. […]

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Both of these images, “Pine Shadows and Tracks, Yellowstone, 1998”, and “Water Detail 4, Monterey, 2011” celebrate line. Both are very simple compositions, but the nature of the lines is very different. One is orderly, the other organic.  One is literal, the other abstract. But perhaps the biggest difference between these two images is the […]

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A sample of photographs by Charles Cramer on display at The Ansel Adams Gallery in Yosemite National Park through July 27, 2013. See all photographs by Charles Cramer

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We are now open for enrollment for the following workshops. If you are interested, sign-up soon as possible. Space is limited and they fill up fast. Here are the workshops available for the first half of the year: Hidden Yosemite with Michael Frye – July 8-12, 2014 This class is for photographers who are literally […]

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The Ansel Adams Gallery is thrilled to offer its collectors, friends and fellow art lovers, a chance to participate in a unique opportunity. From time to time on our website, we will be featuring a never-before- printed image from one of our distinguished Gallery artists at a discounted price, prior to its availability within the […]

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Adams did not enlist during World War II, but he very much wanted to make some patriotic contribution. Ralph Merritt, a Sierra Club friend and the director of the Manzanar Relocation Center, urged Adams to document the Japanese Americans interned at the center in Manzanar, California. Adams made hundreds of photographs there during 1943 and […]

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May 30 – July 27, 2013 (Reception June 5th from 3-5 PM) Charles Cramer is a photographer who revels in exploration and craftsmanship. A masterful artist, his career broadly parallels that of Ansel Adams: an early focus on music, finding inspiration in Yosemite National Park, and exploring the developing medium of photography. Charles has worked […]

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Liliane De Cock Morgan by Ansel Adams

Liliane De Cock Morgan, a child of World War II Belgium who later became a vital part of the west coast fine photography world and photographic assistant to Ansel Adams, before continuing her career in the New York area, died quietly in her home in Wiscasset, Maine, due to complications from cancer, on May 25th. […]

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