Ansel Adams by Ansel Adams
An Autobiography

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In this bestselling autobiography, completed shortly before his death in 1984, Ansel Adams looks back at his legendary six-decade career as a conservationist, teacher, musician, and, above all, photographer. Written with characteristic warmth, vigor, and wit, this fascinating account brings to life the infectious enthusiasms, fervent battles, and bountiful friendships of a truly American original.

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In a career that spanned over six decades, Ansel Adams was at once America's foremost landscape photographer and one of its most ardent environmentalists. A master photographer, teacher and naturalist, the profound impact of his work continues to expand as each generation discovers the magnificent, luminous beauty of his art.Mary Street Alinder was Executive Assistant to Ansel Adams from 1979 to 1989 and worked with Ansel Adams on many of his books during that time. She is co-editor of Ansel Adams: Letters and Images (NYGS, 1988
Published February 1, 1996 by Perfection Learning. 339 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

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Ansel Adams: 400 Photographs is one of those monumental undertakings not only because of the man who400 Photographs is the presentation of a body of work from someone who made photography into an art form that could stand on its own.

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