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The Art of Winter in Yosemite National Park

Nestled in Yosemite Valley at The Ansel Adams Gallery is a new exhibition of Yosemite photography: an exploration of the park’s striking beauty in winter as captured by our current group of full-time instructors and staff members. This exhibition is now open to the public, and will run through February 22, 2020. It is a special occasion to share this collection of work, as it offers us a lens into the park’s wonders from those who call Yosemite their home.

Virginia Best Adams: The Woman Behind The Legend

Virginia Best and Ansel Adams met in Yosemite in 1921. It was during one of Ansel’s first summers in the park, and as an enthusiastic young musician at the time, his time in the mountains posed a dilemma: where to practice his music?

Snow & Ice | January 2020

Experience the wonders of Winter photography as captured by Ansel Adams. From snow covered cliffs to misty weathered skies, be transported to places where the earth stands quiet and still with Winter blanketing the landscape.

32 Degrees of Winter: Images by Resident Photographers

To Ansel Adams, furthering the art and education of photography was paramount. He advocated for the importance of bringing new and younger minds into the field. He encouraged them to seek original ways of interpreting the world as they saw it through their lens. As the popularity of photography…

Ansel Adams Holiday Gift Guide

There’s simply nothing more classic than an exquisite black and white photograph by Ansel Adams. This holiday season, find a work that speaks to you or select a timeless gift for someone special. From Original Photographs to the highest quality of Ansel Adams reproductions, explore our collection to find the perfect gift that suits your taste, budget & creative vision. Looking for an experience instead? Give the gift of a photography adventure with a hands-on class, immersive workshop, or private guided tour in Yosemite National Park.

Upcoming Exhibition: Light on the Landscape - Photographs by William Neill

SHOP PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THIS EXHIBIT Join Us for William Neill's Artist Reception on November 23rd from 1-3pm In 1977, photographer William Neill found his life’s path redirected when he moved to Yosemite to work for the National Park Service. Not long after this, he began working at The Ansel…

An Artist Reception with Martino Hoss

This past weekend, West Coast landscape artist Martino Hoss joined our gallery in Yosemite in celebration of his new solo exhibition. Hoss shared stories of his prolific and versatile career as an artist, where he has explored many mediums including pastels on copper, painting, serigraphs, block prints, monotypes, pen & ink drawings, mobiles and murals.

Ansel Adams' take on Yosemite National Park

Ansel Adams' latest book features a sequence of photographs that he selected before his death but are being published in this sequence in book form for the first time. The book includes a foreword by President Barack Obama's chief official White House photographer, Pete Souza, and an essay by Adams' darkroom assistant.