Ansel Easton Adams
|Died||April 22, 1984 (aged 82)|
|Cause of death||Heart disease|
|Occupation||Photographer and Conservationist|
|Parent(s)||Charles and Olive Adams|
Ansel Easton Adams (February 20, 1902 – April 22, 1984) was a legendary American photographer and environmentalist, best known for his black-and-white photographs of the American West and primarily Yosemite National Park.
- Monolith, The Face of Half Dome, 1927.
- Rose and Driftwood, 1932.
- Yosemite Valley, Clearing Winter Storm, 1937 or earlier, probably 1935
- Moonrise, Hernandez, New Mexico, 1941.
- Ice on Ellery Lake, Sierra Nevada, 1941.
- Winter morning, Sierra Nevada from Lone Pine, 1944
- Georgia O'Keeffe and Orville Cox at Canyon de Chelly
- Aspens, New Mexico, 1958.
A few of Adams' photographs
- Ansel Adams - Farm workers and Mt. Williamson.jpg
Farm workers at Manzanar War Relocation Center with Mt. Williamson in the background.
- Ansel Adams - National Archives 79-AA-E23 levels adj.jpg
Close-up of leaves In Glacier National Park (1942).
- Adams The Tetons and the Snake River.jpg
The Tetons and the Snake River (1942).
- Adams Boulder Dam 1942.jpg
Looking across the water at the Hoover Dam, 1941.
- Canyon de Chelly panorama of valley from mountain.jpg
Canyon de Chelly, 1941
- Looking across lake toward mountains, "Evening, McDonald Lake, Glacier National Park," Montana., 1933 - 1942 - NARA - 519861.jpg
Evening, McDonald Lake, Glacier National Park (1942).
- Adams Church Taos Pueblo.jpg
Church, Taos Pueblo (1942).