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Ansel's Teenage Years: Largely Unknown Images

In his late teenage years, Ansel spent quite a bit of time falling in love with Yosemite, traversing the park and discovering many of its wonders. Some of these wonders he documented by camera.

Yosemite Valley School Silent Auction at the Ansel Adams Gallery

Last week, our gallery hosted a Silent Auction to benefit the Yosemite Valley School — a school that is close to our hearts as it is part of our local community, and was also the very school that Michael Adams, Ansel's son, attended when they lived in Yosemite Valley! It was a great event with lots of wonderful people. Thank you to all who attended!

Unique Offer in Fine Art Photography - Michael Frye

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ONE WEEK ONLY! 25% Off Initial Price While Michael’s original prints normally sell up to $750 in these sizes, you can now add one to your private collection for 25% off the initial retail price. Each photograph is made by Mr. Frye, printed to current archival standards, signed and numbered, as well…

Yosemite Valley & Your Smartphone With Dillon Engstrom

"In the Field: Creative Smartphone Photography" takes participants on a fun adventure throughout breathtaking Yosemite Valley. Dillon's class shares step-by-step processes on how to capture, edit, and produce professional looking photos, all in the field and on the go.

Ansel Adams & The Magic of Glacier Point

If you're planning a trip to Yosemite and the weather permits, make the adventure to Glacier Point for an epic all-encompassing view of many of the park's scenic wonders. At an elevation of 7,214 feet, Glacier Point offers a superb lookout onto Yosemite's iconic landmarks including Yosemite Valley,…

Upcoming Exhibition: Yosemite At Night

In Yosemite, the hustle and bustle of activity pervades the day. But at night, this all changes and the park becomes unfettered, with the wild echoes of nature and the humbling magnitude of an endless firmament overhead. Here, bears forage for grubs. The coyotes howl in Tenaya Canyon. Mountain Lions…

Brittany Colt Teaches Ansel Adams' Legacy & Your Digital Camera

Photographing the breathtaking wonders of Yosemite is a lifetime dream. Being able to do so with the expert guidance of an Ansel Adams Gallery staff photographer opens one's world up to an array of creative and technical possibilities. Staff photographer Brittany Colt (above) teaches "Ansel Adams'…

Virginia Adams Spreads Native American Art from the Southwest to Yosemite

(The Ansel Insider) Ansel Adams’ trips to the Southwest—often with his wife, Virginia—were as much about connecting with people as they were about connecting with landscapes. Through the traders and locals that they met, Ansel and Virginia connected with a number of Native American artisans and…