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Ansel Adams Loads Camera

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Low angle view of Ansel Adams loading a film holder into his field camera at Point Lobos.


Image ID: 37459

Creation Date: 1968 ca.

Creator Name: McDougall, Angus

City: Point Lobos


State: California

Collection Name: McCormick - International Harvester

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: M2005-077; CC-10613; roll 5, frame 22a

Original Dimensions: 35mm


This image was taken for an article that appeared in the February 1969 issue of Harvester World magazine (pp.1-11). The day the photograph was taken, Adams was attempting to "shoot a demonstration picture with a 'pinhole camera'" and had "previously selected his subject, a tangled cypress grove on a point overlooking the Pacific." Harvester World, Feb. 1969, pg.4.




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