Monday, February 20, 2017

Ansel Adams

February 20, 1902. Ansel Easton Adams (February 20, 1902 - April 22, 1984) was an American photographer and environmentalist best known for his black-and-white landscape photographs of the American West, especially Yosemite National Park. In this image: Paul D'Ambrosio, curator of the Fenimore Art Museum, discusses an Ansel Adams exhibit at the museum during a media tour of the museum in Cooperstown, N.Y., March 27, 2007. The show, "Ansel Adams: The Man Who Captured the Earth's Beauty," runs through May 13.

The Photo that made him famous


National Archives

Library of Congress

Sierra Club

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