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Yosemite Photographer Shares Art, Passion, and Life Stories Directing Yosemite Photo Workshops

Al Golub Joins Faculty of Professional Photographers at YExplore and Will Lead Yosemite Photography Classes for Park Visitors Yosemite National Park, CA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 – YExplore, a leading provider of Yosemite Photography Workshops is pleased to announce the addition of one of one of the area’s most venerable photographers to their professional faculty. Al …

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Yosemite’s First Photographer

Charles Leander Weed (1824-1903) is often cited as the first photographer to have captured the beauty of Yosemite on film. During the California Gold Rush, Mr. Weed moved to Sacramento, California and began working in the studio of George Wilson. He met a local entrepreneur and publisher, James Hutchings, and traveled with him to Yosemite …

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Partial Closure of Falls Day Use Area

The Falls Day Use Area in Forest Falls will be partially closed for approximately two months starting September 4, 2012 according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The lower parking lot will be closed during the reconstruction, while the picnic loop will only be open weekends from Friday through Sunday. The upper parking lot will …

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