Essays Tagged: "Ansel Adams"

This essay is a photo journal based on the photographer, Edward Weston (1886-1958).

appeared in 1928. During the 1930s, Weston was a Charter member of the "Group f/64" which included Ansel Adams, Imogen Cunningham, Consuelo Kanaga and other influential photographers, which greatly i ... graphs by Edward. The same year he participated in the U.S. Camera Yosemite Photographic Forum with Ansel Adams and Dorthea Lange. In 1941 he was commissioned by Limited Editions Club to illustrate a ...

(2 pages) 71 0 3.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Ansel Adams-Biography .

aits. I found that scenery photography had the most information onthe Internet and the photographer Ansel Adams appealed to me most. Scenicphotography is often hard to capture in the right light. It t ... l tech school totake an after school/work course in photography to help get started on a greathobby.Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams was born to Charles and Olive Adams on February 20th,1902 inSan Francisco Cal ...

(4 pages) 71 1 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Ansel Adams life and two analysis of his photographs.

Ansel Adams was born February 20, 1902, in San Francisco, California. Ansel took an interest in musi ... he received his first camera, the Kodak Box Brownie. His first photographs recorded their vacation. Ansel fell in love with Yosemite National Park and would return every summer. He worked four summers ... n expert mountaineer and conservationist and gained vast of experience as a landscape photographer. Ansel struggled between two professions, photography and music. In 1920, he decided to become a conc ...

(3 pages) 106 0 2.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Mount Williamson (An Enhanced Exploratory Essay with comparitive references to Ansel Adam's Photo Mount Williamson)

ommon goal, while capitalism forces man to fight against each other for the identical selfish goal. Ansel Adams captures this struggle between the individualism and communism in his 1944 image of Moun ... s 1944 image of Mount Williamson.Mount Williamson lies in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada's, and Ansel Adams' simple photograph vividly grasps modern society's views of destroying community. The pi ...

(6 pages) 39 1 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Bruce Barnbaum

his life's work as he switched from science to art. He studied the profession under the guidance of Ansel Adams which has helped shaped his art and won the Ansel Adams Award for Photography and Conser ... photographs. His art has been influenced by many things, including his former photography teacher, Ansel Adams, his previous career, a mathematical physicist and also his zeal as an environmentalist. ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.7 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Zone System of Photography

gative, and how to vary that exposure to get the results you want. The Zone System was developed by Ansel Adams and Fred Archer as a simple and straightforward method by which they could control expos ...

(1 pages) 17 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays

Ansel Adams

ANSEL ADAMS I was born to be on the move my entire life. I have always felt the urge to explore and ... awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in June 1980. The many endeavors and identities of Ansel Adams, conservationist, teacher, musician, and photographer provided him with life experiences ... beyond the comfortable place of working with those I know, and to accept challenges along the way. Ansel Adams was willing to do all of this never seeking fame or fortune. Although he gave generously ...

(4 pages) 7 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


ANSEL ADAMS RYAN LONG Photogr ... phy-EB Feb. 21, 2002 Ansel Adams is widely regarded as one of the most influential photographers of his time. His painsta ... g photographs first with a camera his parents had given him to document his trip to Yosemite, young Ansel found a way to capture the beauty he saw in the wilderness in a way that allowed other people ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Edward Henry Weston

heir sculpture like forms. Weston was also a co-founder of the group called F/64 in 1932 along with Ansel Adams, Willard Van Dyke, Imogen Cunningham, and Sonya Noskowiak. The group habitually set thei ...

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Ansel Adams: Biography and Selected Works

Ansel Adams: A Short Biography and Selected Works"When words become unclear, I shall focus with phot ... lected Works"When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs". These are the words of one Ansel Adams, an accomplished photographer of the American West. Adams was born an only child to Char ... cal information about the devastations of war on nature.Work CitedCenter for Creative Photography. 'Ansel Adams'. The University of Arizona. 31 Mar 2014. <>

(5 pages) 6 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists