Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park is one of the most photographed landscapes in the world. Adam Burton reveals the best time of year to visit in order to fully appreciate the vistas made famous by Ansel Adams

For several years now I have been leading photography workshops to Yosemite National Park. As photography locations go, Yosemite is pretty much near the top of every landscape photographers bucket list. Even before setting foot in the national park most landscape photographers feel an affinity with Yosemite, thanks in large part to the work of Ansel Adams.

Even those masterful works of Ansel Adams cannot prepare you for your first experiences of Yosemite Valley. Arriving from the south on Highway 41, you enter a tunnel and upon reaching the other side are transported to a different world. As soon as you exit the tunnel …

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Adam Burton

Adam Burton is one of the UKs leading landscape photographers and author of five books. Since 2008 he has been working as a full time professional landscape photographer, regularly supplying imagery and undertaking commissions for a wide range of clients.

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