Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams is widely recognized as a master of photography, greatly in part by his now famous landscape portraits taken throughout many the United State’s National Parks. But, Adams was also a talented portrait artist and fine tuned musician. The two part documentary below that takes viewers on a journey into the mind of the master, was recently digitized and made available to the public. The films help to shed light on the techniques used by Adams, what inspired him, and also treats us to what was inside of Adam’s many, many camera bags. Have a look:

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“Perhaps music is the most expressive of the arts; however, as a photographer, I believe that creative photography, when practiced in terms of its inherent qualities may also reveal endless horizons of meaning.”

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