Ansel Adams: Photography from the Mountains to the Sea exhibition opens in London
Ansel Adams' (1902-1984) spectacular images capturing America's great wildernesses have made him one of the most influential photographers of all time. A new exhibition at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich, London offers a rare chance to see his work exhibited on a large scale in the UK
Ansel Adams Photographs
En Español Records of the National Park Service Enlarge View of Valley from Mountain, "Canyon de Chelly" National Monument, Arizona View in National Archives Catalog In 1941 the National Park Service commissioned noted photographer Ansel Adams to create a photo mural for the Department of the Interior Building in Washington, DC. The theme was to be nature as exemplified and protected in the U.S. National Parks. The project was halted because of World War II and never resumed.
Ansel Adams Wilderness, Sierra Nevada, California, USA - Beautiful Places to Visit
Located in the Sierra Nevada mountain range of California, the Ansel Adams Wilderness is a wilderness area encompassing 937 square kilometers (362 square miles or 231,533 acres). Within the Ansel Adams Wilderness are glaciated mountains including Mount Ritter, Banner Peak, and the Minarets, all of which are part of the Ritter Range. The wilderness area is also home to many lakes, including Shadow Lake, Thousand Island Lake, Lake Ediza, and Garnet Lake. A popular feature located in the Ansel…