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Monday, March 17, 2014

'Best of best' of Ansel Adams' photos on display

Karen Hellman, Assistant Curator Department of Photographs examines a photo exhibit entitled, "In Focus: Ansel Adams" at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles on Friday. Toward the end of his life, photographer Ansel Adams pored over thousands of negatives he'd carefully kept since his teens and set aside 70 that he considered his best works of art. He offered to sell sets of 25 _ with strings attached.