"Ansel Easton Adams" was an American photographer and environmentalist. His black-and-white Landscape photography/landscape photographs of the American West, especially Yosemite National Park, have been widely reproduced on calendars, posters, and books.
With Fred R. Archer/Fred Archer, Adams developed the Zone System as a way to determine proper exposure and adjust the contrast of the final print. The resulting clarity and depth characterized his photographs. Adams primarily used Large format/large-format cameras because their high Image resolution/resolution helped ensure sharpness in his images.
Adams founded the photography Group f/64 along with fellow photographers Willard Van Dyke and Edward Weston.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous photographers! More Ansel Adams on Wikipedia.
Simply look with perceptive eyes at the world about you, and trust to your own reactions and convictions. Ask yourself: "Does this subject move me to feel, think and dream? Can I visualize a print - my own personal statement of what I feel and want to convey - from the subject before me?Ansel Adams