Arizona Landscape by Frederick Sommer (1945)

The photograph titled “Arizona Landscape,” created by artist Frederick Sommer in 1945, captures the essence of the Arizona desert. This black and white image showcases a vast and rugged terrain dominated by numerous cacti, particularly the iconic saguaro, which punctuates the scene with its towering and distinctive silhouettes. The landscape is dense with desert vegetation and shows the harsh, unforgiving environment of the American Southwest. The photograph’s composition, lighting, and detail draw attention to the texture and stark beauty of the desert, a characteristic feature of Sommer’s work.

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