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Ansel adams, (born february 20, 1902, san francisco, california, us—died april 22, 1984, carmel, california), the most important landscape photographer of. 1960 - publishes this is the american earth, and releases portfolio 3 1978 - publishes polaroid land photography and ansel adams: 50 years of portraits born february 2nd, 1902, in san francisco, ansel adams was brought up by.
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