440 pages, 10.38 × 8.38 × 1.5 in
October 29, 2007
Little, Brown And Company
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0316117722
ISBN - 13: 9780316117722
From the Publisher
ANSEL ADAMS: 400 PHOTOGRAPHS presents the full spectrum of<_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">Adams' work in a single volume for the first time, offering the largest available compilation from his legendary photographic career. Beautifully produced and presented in an attractive landscape trim, ANSEL ADAMS: 400 PHOTOGRAPHS will appeal to a general gift-book audience as well as Adams' legions of dedicated fans and students.
The photographs are arranged chronologically into five major periods, from his first photographs made in Yosemite and the High Sierra in 1916 to his work in the National Parks in the 1940s up to his last important photographs from the 1960s. An introduction and brief essays on selected images provide information about<_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">Adams' life, document the evolution of his technique, and give voice to his artistic vision.
Few artists of any era can claim to have produced four hundred images of lasting beauty and significance. It is a testament to<_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">Adams' vision and lifetime of hard work that a book of this scale can be compiled. ANSEL<_st13a_place _w3a_st="on">ADAMS: 400 PHOTOGRAPHS is a must-have for anyone who appreciates photography and the allure of the natural world.
About the Author
Andrea G. Stillman, who worked with Adams in the 1970s, has edited several books of his photographs and writings, including LETTERS AND IMAGES: 1916-1984, OUR NATIONAL PARKS, and ANSEL ADAMS IN COLOR.