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Marc Silber joins, Michael Adams, Ansel Adams’ son, in a rare interview to discuss how Ansel captured some of his most memorable photographs, how he visualized his images, how he generously helped many other photographers, how he developed the Zone system, and much more– all against the backdrop of Yosemite valley!

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Gates of the Valley, Winter by Ansel Adams

It has been quite a few years since this photograph, part of the Yosemite Special Edition Photograph series has been available. We are very pleased to be able to re-release Gates of the Valley. About Yosemite Special Edition Photographs Ansel Adams launched the Yosemite Special Edition series in 1958. Today, Alan Ross makes each Special […]

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stillman-video

Check out this wonderful lecture on Ansel Adams by his former Assistant, Andrea Stillman. for more video on and about Ansel Adams, see our Video page

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White House Ruin, Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona, 1942 -- available as an Archival Replica

White House Ruin

February 27, 2013

“Only when I had completed the prints [of this image] months later did I realize why the subject had a familiar aspect: I had seen the remarkable photographer made by Timothy O’Sullivan in 1873, in an album of his original prints that I once possessed. I had stood unaware in almost the same spot of […]

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Horsetail Fall

NOAA 7-day forecast calls for precipitation to descend upon Yosemite Valley beginning next Tuesday, February 19th.  This is excellent news for those of you wanting to photograph Horsetail Fall! I was out last night guiding some folks around Yosemite Valley.  They wanted to finish their session at a place to photograph Horsetail Fall.  Although not […]

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Dogwood Blossoms

Ansel Adams made this image with a 5″ x 7″ view camera in 1938, the year he trekked through the high sierra with Edward Weston. Depending upon the year, dogwoods typically peak during April or May in Yosemite , evoking bursts of starlight against the bare forest backdrop. This dramatic contrast prompted Adams to compose […]

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Out there, right now, somewhere in Yosemite, Michael Frye is composing a new photograph — or reinventing an old one.  Michael came to Yosemite some 30 years ago, and his intrepid pursuit of the next photograph has defined his relationship with the Sierra ever since, making him a part of the local mythology and park history.  To begin 2013, The […]

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Documenting the on-going geological history of Yosemite National Park, Ansel Adams Gallery staff photographer Kirk Keeler takes part in an ongoing study to monitor, record and document Yosemite’s remaining glaciers. See the full report from Kirk’s blog.

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yosemite valley winter by Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams made this image around 1959 with an 8″ x 10″ view camera. The image was once used in a commercial job, as he recalls in “Ansel Adams: An Autobiography:” “In 1969, for one of my last commercial jobs, I selected a photograph, ‘Yosemite Valley , Winter’…for reproduction on a Hills Brothers coffee can. […]

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multiday

Call 209-372-4413 to reserve space (for Friday Nov 23, 2012) Yosemite calls to photographers of all experience levels and interests. As a result, for several years The Ansel Adams Gallery has offered field classes for these photographers traveling through Yosemite and looking to advance their knowledge

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