Slander Suit Over Garage Sale Negatives Reveals Rift Inside Ansel Adams Camp

January 26, 2011

By David Walker

Rick Norsigian, the California businessman who claimed last July to have found a box of lost Ansel Adams glass plate negatives worth millions of dollars, has sued the Ansel Adams Trust and its managing director, William Turnage, for slander and conspiracy over disparaging remarks and behind-the-scenes efforts they allegedly made  last summer to discredit Norsigian. Norsigian’s slander suit has uncovered...

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