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Historical and Cultural Context
Drawing Prompt
Ansel Adams
(1902-1984) – b. America

Adams - Half Dome

“A good photograph is knowing where to stand.”- http://thinkexist.com/quotes/ansel_adams/2.html

Media emphasis: photograper, environmentalist, writer, lecturer

Art movement(s): Straight photography, Group f/64

Glossary of Art Movements from Infoplease

Principles and elements of design: balance, contrast, emphasis, movement, pattern, rhythm, shape, space, texture, value

Helpful links: http://www.anseladams.com

Adams - Manzanar Baseball

Adams - Manzanar Kobayashi

Adams - Sand Dunes

Adams - Taos Church

Adams - Winter Sunrise - Lone Pine

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