Yosemite Artwork from the Source

The Ansel Adams Gallery respresents over 20 artists whose artwork embodies the stunning landscape and soul that is Yosemite National Park and the Amercian West. Several of our represented photographers are former assistants of Ansel Adams or students.

Christopher Burkett

Christopher Burkett is recognized world-wide for his outstanding color photography. His work demonstrates that rare combination of artistic vision, environmental ethos, and technical craftsmanship. Christopher prints all of his work on Ilfochrome photographic paper, a medium that enables him to express the grace, light, and beauty of the natural world
May 5, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Mark Citret

Mark Citret work is represented by prominent photography galleries in the United States, and is in many museum, corporate, and private collections. He is also a photography instructor with University of California, Center for Photography at Woodstock, The Ansel Adams Gallery and Santa Fe Workshops.
May 1, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Jeffrey Conley

Jeffrey Conley is a fine art landscape photographer who specializes in creating traditional black and white prints. His meticulously crafted prints, made utilizing traditional darkroom processes, are made in small limited editions of 40 prints. His work has been widely exhibited and collected by private collectors and museums worldwide.
April 30, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Charles Cramer

Charles Cramer is a photographer who revels in exploration and craftsmanship. A masterful artist, his career broadly parallels that of Ansel Adams: an early focus on music, finding inspiration in Yosemite National Park, and exploring the developing medium of photography.
April 29, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Michael Frye

Michael Frye is a professional photographer specializing in landscapes and nature. He has written numerous magazine articles on the art and technique of photography, and is the author and photographer of The Photographer's Guide to Yosemite and Yosemite Meditations. He was also featured in the book Landscape: The World's Top Photographers.
April 28, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Della Taylor Hoss

Between 1928 and 1942, Della lived in Yosemite Valley while her husband, Herman Hoss, was the federal magistrate and treasurer of Yosemite Park and Curry Company. In her 70's she travelled to the White Mountains to see the Bristlecone Pines with a friend. Della was awestruck by the beauty of these 4,500 year old trees. She created a series of 15 stunning colored pencil charcoal drawings capturing the life and death struggle of these amazing trees.
April 25, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Vaughn Hutchins

Vaughn Hutchins photography deals more with the light on the landscape than with the landscape itself. Light is my subject. I especially enjoy working with the light falling through centuries of redwood growth.
April 24, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Bob Kolbrener

Bob Kolbrener's passion for fine art black and white photography began in 1968 when he innocently wandered into Best’s Studio (now The Ansel Adams Gallery) in Yosemite National Park. The magnificence of the Ansel Adams original prints were overwhelming, and he has been captivated by photography since.
April 23, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Kerik Kouklis

Kerik Kouklis is a full-time fine art photographer and educator who specializes in creating handmade photographs. Kerik combines a contemporary eye with 19th century processes to produce work that is uniquely his own. Influenced by the pictorialists of the early 20th century, he makes images that can be at once calm and unsettling.
April 22, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Anne Larsen

Anne Larsen received her formal photographic training in Denmark, where she worked as a successful photographer for one of the largest commercial studios in Copenhagen. In 1994 she moved to the United States, and has worked as John Sexton’s Photographic Assistant since that time.
April 21, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Richard Lohmann

Richard Lohmann started making hand-coated platinum prints in 1977 in part, because he responded to the mood and character he saw in the vintage platinum prints of P.H. Emerson and Frederick H. Evans. He loved the work of early platinum revivalists like George Tice and Tom Millea, and was drawn to the ambiguous reference to time created by the print 's warm tones.
April 19, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Tom Mallonee

Tom Mallonee has often pursued photographic subjects which stray from the conventional notions of western landscape photography, yet still embrace decisive composition and exquisite printing technique. For nearly thirty years Tom has pursued his photographic passions. During this time he began photographing the "apparitions" of the western landscape.
April 18, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

James McGrew

James frequently visited Yosemite National Park since he was just 4 months old and today its his primary subject and inspiration. James paints en plein air and later orchestrates his field studies with photography and strong visual memory to create his refined studio paintings. Such works often tell stories or serve as complex metaphors.
April 18, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Tom Millea

A master of the platinum printing process. Tom Millea's work is known for its intensity, mystery and individual perspective. This limited collection of images represent Tom's unique interpretation of Yosemite National Park.
April 16, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

William Neill

William Neill has been photographing continuously in his backyard of Yosemite National Park since 1977. In the early 1980s, he served as staff photographer at The Ansel Adams Gallery, where he was introduced to the work of Ansel Adams and other fine art photographers. The natural environment and spirit of Yosemite remains the constant inspiration for Neill. He pays special attention to the intimate detail and design of nature. His elegant color photographs celebrate the magic of our natural world.
April 16, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Ted Orland

Ted Orland first visited Yosemite in 1966 as a student in Ansel Adams’ Summer Photography workshop, and in the early 1970’s became assistant to Ansel Adams and printer of Adams’ Yosemite Special Edition Prints. He taught at the annual Ansel Adams Yosemite Workshop fifteen times, and continues to visit the Park frequently.
April 14, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Penny Otwell

Penny Otwell has been both a participant and witness of Yosemite, the product of a long-term and candid relationship with the Sierra, and evidenced by her inclusion in the recent book, Art of the National Parks, published through The University of New Mexico Press.
April 10, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Sally Owens

Sally Owens, a longtime park resident and winner of regional, state & national awards, is best known for her subtle & detailed portrayals of natural "found objects" such as leaves, feathers and branches, meticulously rendered in watercolor.
March 30, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Alan Ross

The fine photographs of Alan Ross can be experienced as sophisticated black-and-white still lifes or grand landscapes. His work is reminiscent of his teacher, Ansel Adams, yet has a distinct personal style.
March 20, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

John Sexton

John Sexton is perhaps the most widely known contemporary black and white landscape photographer and educator. He was an assistant of Ansel Adams for many years, and his work, in high demand, demonstrates the technical and artistic expertise that one would expect from such an association. John's work has a very distinctive feel and is immediately recognizable, for he has clearly stepped out of the shadow of his mentor and established a worldwide reputation.
March 10, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery

Don Worth

Don Worth was somewhat versed in photography, when he met Ansel Adams in 1955. He moved to San Francisco and assisted Adams for four years, working with an 8×10″ view camera. Worth composed the musical score in 1958 for the film Ansel Adams: Photographer.
February 3, 2016/by The Ansel Adams Gallery