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Caucasus, Russia This Month in Photo of the Day: Vintage National Geographic Photographs Two men look toward mountain peaks in the Caucasus in this photo by Vittorio Sella that dates to around National Geographic Archives, National Geographic Photography, Mountain Pictures, Vintage Landscape, Landscape Wallpaper, Mountain Landscape, Color Of Life, Best Photographers, Adventure Is Out There

Caucusus, Russia

See a photo of two men looking toward snow-covered peaks in the Caucasus by Vittorio Sella and download free wallpaper from National Geographic.

Vittorio Sella, Alessandro Sella, Joseph Maquignaz, and Gaudenzio Sella on the Wetterhorn, July Photography Gallery, Fine Art Photography, Northern Face, Higher Ground, Ends Of The Earth, Far Away, Mountain Climbing, Explore, Stamps

Higher Ground - Aperture Foundation NY

Vittorio Sella, born in the foothills of the Italian Alps, combined his passions of photography and mountaineering to capture the elevated beauty of the world’s most inhospitable places.

 in is one of the oldest fine art photography galleries in the United States. Panopticon Gallery is located inside Hotel Commonwealth in Boston, Massachusetts. History Of Photography, Photography Gallery, Fine Art Photography, Black White Photos, Black And White Photography, Ansel Adams, Natural Resources, Back In The Day, Historical Photos

Pioneering Photographers: Vittorio Sella

None less than Ansel Adams said that Vittorio Sella's photographs inspired "religious awe". Sella was born in 1859 in Bielle, Italy, in the shadow of the Alps, and he began climbing at an early age. He was the first to climb the Matterhorn and the Monte Rosa, Italy's highest peak, in winter and the first to traverse Mont Blanc in winter, too. That prowess enabled him to haul the bulky large-format camera and gear of the day, including the fragile 30x40cm plates upon which the image was…

Vittorio Sella, Telephoto of the summit of Siniolchun as seen from the Zemu Glacier, Sikkim, Book Photography, Landscape Photography, White Photography, Ansel Adams, Dark Skies, Mountaineering, Adventure Is Out There, The Great Outdoors, Beautiful

Nickel Cobalt

itwonlast: “ Regarded as one of the finest mountain photographer ever, Vittorio Sella travelled the world to immortalize on film peaks and mounts that for the most part hadn’t been previously...

Vittorio Sella, Pionier in de bergfotografie - Italië Uitgelicht Photography Gallery, Fine Art Photography, In Boston, Alaska, Mount Everest, Old Things, United States, Mountains, Artist

Vittorio Sella, Pionier in de bergfotografie - Italië Uitgelicht

De Italiaan Vittorio Sella groeide op in de schaduw van de Italiaanse Alpen. Uitgeverij Terra publiceerde een omvangrijke uitgave van Sella's foto's.