Ansel Adams: A Son’s Perspective. Monday, December 5, 2016, 5-7 p.m.

Hospitality: 5:00 p.m. Presentation: 6:00 p.m. 312 Sutter Street, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA Michael Adams will give an illustrated talk about Ansel Adam’s life and legacy, including the photographer’s youth in San Francisco, his exposure to music, and his relationship to the landscape of…

Moonrise from Glacier Point

  Ansel Adams made this image with an 8" x 10" view camera sometime before 1959. The specific date is unknown, but astronomers at Texas State University in San Marcos dated a similar image, "Autumn Moon," to 7:03 PM September 15, 1948 . The image captures the moon rising over the Clark…

Merced River, Cliffs, Autumn

Ansel Adams made this image on a chilly late autumn morning in 1939 with an 8" x 10" view camera and 10-inch Kodak Wide-Field Ektar lens. The Cathedral Rocks loom in the background. He took the photo from west side of the El Capitan bridge over the Merced River in Western Yosemite Valley . Over…

Unique Offer in Fine Art Photography - Jeffrey Conley

This month, for our final offer of 2016, we have arranged to present two hand-coated platinum and palladium prints from Jeffrey Conley: “El Capitan, Summer” and “Southern Alps Waterfall #2, New Zealand," each available in the respective sizes of 8"x6.5" and 6.5"x6.5". Jeff's platinum prints in the slightly larger sizes of 8"x10" and 8"x8" normally begin at $2,000, however, you can add one of these uniquely sized prints to your private collection for $500

Mountain Rhythm by Penny Otwell

The “artistic interpretation” of Yosemite, a place steeped in visual mythology and hewing tradition, is not to be taken or enacted lightly. As a summation of this long standing relationship between park and art, local painter Penny Otwell has said: “Drawing and painting in Yosemite all these…

Ansel Adams House, Commercial Work, Teaching & Cameras - Video

Step inside Ansel Adams' house and studio in this episode of Advancing Your Photography. Ansel's son shares stories about his father's lesser known commercial work and his teachings. Plus we get an up close look at Ansel's personal camera collection!
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Ansel Adams Yosemite Photos, Portraitures & Teaching

Ever wonder what it would be like to attend one of Ansel Adams' photography workshops? Now you don't have to! In this episode we talk with Ansel's daughter-in-law about Ansel's workshops, teaching styles and his lesser known portraits. Never-before-heard stories!

Ansel Adams: Making of Moon and Half Dome

We tag along with Ansel Adams as he heads into the heart of Yosemite Valley to capture the moon and Half Dome. We get a look at the original contact sheet Ansel used to develop the iconic image. Plus we find out the photograph has a fun-family meaning.