Note: the Legion of Honor is opening at 10:30 am on 6/11, due to the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon.
Open Tuesday – Sunday
9:30 am – 5:15 pm
Compare Ansel Adams’s images with contemporary photographs of the same sights.
By Magnolia Molcan
Can photography save the environment?
By C. Zane Heard
This short film examines the impact of Ansel Adams’s photography in the Bay Area and beyond.
What does resistance look like, as seen through a camera lens?
We asked three activists to choose a photograph and offer a personal perspective.
How Danny Lyon put his images to work for social causes, including the civil rights movement, in the early 1960s.
Genthe documented haunting scenes during the 1906 earthquake.