©Ansel Adams
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©Ansel Adams
An Ansel Adams photo taken in 1946 of Nevada Fall, Yosemite National Park, CA. The photo was copied from the book “Ansel Adams at 100.” (©Ansel Adams)
©Ansel Adams
This is a 1935 Ansel Adams photo of Yosemite Valley, Vosemite National Park, Ca. The photo was copied from the book “Ansel Adams at 100". (©Ansel Adams)
©Ansel Adams
An undated Ansel Adams photo titled Oak Tree, Autmn, Yosemite Valley, California. N.D. The photo was copied from the book “Ansel Adams at 100.” (©Ansel Adams)
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Here is a similar shot of an image from Yosemite Valley.taken from a negative owned by Rick Norsigian, who believes it and others he bought at a garage sale were made by Ansel Adams. ()
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Another comparable Ansel Adams shot taken from one of Norsigian’s glass negatives. He hopes to prove their authenticity. ()
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Yosemite Valley photograph made from glass plate negatives owned by Rick Norsigian, a school employee in Fresno, California, who bought the glassplates at a yard sale several years ago. Glass negatives were used before the invention of gelatin-based film and into the first half of the 20th-century. ()
Genuine?
GENUINE?: Rick Norsigian holds one of the glass negatives he insists were made by Adams. (Robert Durell / LAT)
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