There is a rich heritage of photography from the Adirondack Mountains going back over 100 years.
Today, John Gates is well known for his original work celebrating the natural beauty of the
For over 15 years John has practiced photography throughout the Adirondacks, and sold his original
pictures under the Adirondack Prints brand.
New York State's Adirondack Park provides almost endless oportunities for nature photographers. Mr. Gates
encourages everyone to visit the area and above all to bring their cameras.
John Gates's Adirondack Photography is very popular at gift shops, galleries, and art shows, and has won many
awards. While his style and technique are always evolving, the diversity of his subjects
continues. In his own words, "The opportunities for fine art photography are infinite. The pictures
are always there, all around us, every day. The biggest challenge is to slow down our lives, our
brains, enough to see the beautiful pictures that are right in front of us."
We invite you to explore the photography offered by Mr. Gates under the Adirondack Prints
100 original photographs can be viewed from this site. A good place to begin is by visiting our