Ansel Adams immortalized Yosemite National Park through his classic black and white images. Visit the sites of some of Ansel Adams’ most famous Yosemite Valley photographs and capture your own images on this 4-hour photography walking tour from Yosemite Village. Join a professional photographer from the park’s Ansel Adams Gallery and visit locations famously photographed by the creative legend. Receive expert tips on framing your own creative pictures throughout this small-group tour, limited to six photographers.
Meet your guide and group at the gallery and depart for a hands-on field experience. Along the way, you’ll learn the history of Adams, the methods by which he composed photos, and some basic lessons in photographic technique.
Meander along mostly paved paths for approximately 2-3 miles (3-5 km), stopping at four significant points where Adams chose to shoot photos. Ask questions along the way, discuss Adams and photography in general, and get a better sense of the renowned photographer’s composition choices.
This tour is best suited for beginner to intermediate photographers and hobbyists. Smart phone photography is welcome.