Ice on Ellery Lake, Sierra Nevada, CA
Height: 9 in
Width: 12.75 in
Image of ice in a curved shape. There is a tree in the bottom right corner. The base of a mountain is seen on the other side of the ice.
Ansel Adams (1902 to 1984) was an American photographer best known for his photographs of the western United States, particularly Yosemite National Park. He invented a multi-zone system of breaking down images for photography that is still widely accepted and practiced. It is an aspect in the resulted intense clarity of his work.