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Rose and Driftwood, 1932 by Ansel Adams

Rose and Driftwood, 1932

Ansel Adams' Rose and Driftwood might be considered a “still life.” Photographing a Rose his Mother grew, positioned on driftwood.
Yosemite Valley, Summer by Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams & The Spirit of Yosemite – The Incomparable Valley

For Ansel Adams, Yosemite Valley, to me, is always a sunrise, a glitter of green and golden wonder in a vast edifice of stone and space.
Ansel Adams, Cedric Wright and Friends

Ansel Adams & The Story of the Sierra Club Outings

From his first official experiences with the Sierra Club in 1927 through his final year as a board member in 1971, Ansel Adams cherished these outings. It was on these trips that he developed lifetime friendships over days of hiking, and nights of entertainment.
Ansel Adams & The Range of Range

Range of Light

The Sierra Nevada, called the “Range of Light” by John Muir, rises as a great wave of stone between the Great Basin and the Central Valley of California.
Ansel Adams, “Bridalveil Fall

Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite National Park

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Bridalveil Fall is one of Yosemite's premier attraction. Native Americans referred to Bridalveil as Pohono. Ansel made this classic image in 1927.
Yosemite Valley Winter by Ansel Adams on Hills Brothers Coffee Can
Cathedral Peak and Lake by Ansel Adams

Cathedral Peak and Lake, 1938

Ansel Adams’ “Cathedral Peak and Lake” brings us back to the long friendship formed between Ansel and renowned artist Georgia O’Keeffe.
Galen Rowell, “Last Light on Horsetail Fall”

Horsetail Fall by Galen Rowell

Horsetail Fall, 1973. The story behind this legendary image by Galen Rowell. This photograph remains the most recognizable image of the famous waterfall.
Half Dome, Merced River, Winter by Ansel Adams

Half Dome, Merced River, Winter

Half Dome, Merced River, Winter is an iconic Ansel Adams photograph. A majestic rock formation that’s almost other-worldly with its steep, sheer face.
Yosemite Valley Winter by Ansel Adams on Hills Brothers Coffee Can

Making of Yosemite Valley, Winter

Yosemite Valley, Winter, cover photograph for Ansel’s Yosemite and the High Sierra, but is also featured on a special edition Hills Bros Coffee Can.