By: Sophia Daddario
Ansel Easton Adams
Date and Place of Birth
- Born on February 20, 1902 in San Francisco California
- he died on April 22, 1984 in Monterey California
Why he/she got into photography
His style/ trademark
What made him/her famous?
Awards, fellowships, grants
1968 - Conservation Service Award
1980 - Presidential Medal of Freedom
1963 - Sierra Club John Muir Award
1981 - Hasselblad Award
What he/she said or say about his/her work
"There is nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy concept"
"Photography as a powerful medium of expression and communications, offers and infinite variety of perception, interpretation and execution."