Yosemite. Ansel Adams.

Yosemite

Ansel Adams, October 1995. Soft Cover. Used - Very Good. Item #243366
ISBN: 0821221965

This beautifully printed paperback original collects Ansel Adams' finest images of the place closest to his heart, Yosemite National Park. "I knew my destiny when I first experienced Yosemite," wrote Adams, who first visited the park at the age of fourteen and returned every year of his life thereafter. This new book presents the essence of Adams' long association with Yosemite: sixty-six memorable photographs of glacial lakes and craggy peaks, cascading waterfalls and granite monoliths, lone trees and sylvan streams. Here are Moon and Half Dome, Clearing Winter Storm, and El Capitan, Winter, Sunrise - images that have become veritable icons of the American wilderness. Selections from Adams' writings about the park and its environment, and an introductory essay that reveals the prescience of Adams' views on park management issues, enhance this majestic photographic portrait of Yosemite National Park by America's foremost landscape photographer.

This beautifully printed paperback original collects Ansel Adams' finest images of the place closest to his heart, Yosemite National Park. 'I knew my destiny when I first experienced Yosemite,' wrote Adams, who first visited the park at the age of fourteen and returned every year of his life thereafter. This new book presents the essence of Adams' long association with Yosemite: sixty-six memorable photographs of glacial lakes and craggy peaks, cascading waterfalls and granite monoliths, lone trees and sylvan streams. Here are Moon and Half Dome, Clearing Winter Storm, and El Capitan, Winter, Sunrise - images that have become veritable icons of the American wilderness. Selections from Adams' writings about the park and its environment, and an introductory essay that reveals the prescience of Adams' views on park management issues, enhance this majestic photographic portrait of Yosemite National Park by America's foremost landscape photographer. Modeled on the bestselling Our National Parks, this book collects Ansel Adams' finest images of the place closest to his heart--Yosemite National Park. This volume presents the essence of Adams' long association with Yosemite--66 memorable photos of glacial lakes and craggy peaks, cascading waterfalls and granite monoliths, lone trees and sylvan streams.

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