Ansel Adams

La Jolla native to sign her children’s book on Ansel Adams

La Jolla native to sign her children’s book on Ansel Adams

La Jolla High School graduate, outdoor educator and former La Jolla Light freelance reporter Cindy Jenson-Elliott will sign her latest children’s book, “Antsy Ansel: Ansel Adams, a Life in Nature,” 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30 at Warwick’s Books, 7812 Girard Ave. 

Inspired by the life and career of landscape photographer Ansel Adams, the work is a nonfiction picture book, illustrated by Christy Hale. It opens with a glimpse into his childhood: “Ansel was antsy. He never walked — he ran. When he sat, his feet danced. Even his thoughts flew about like a gull in a storm. Ansel noticed everything. And everyone noticed Ansel. ‘Pay attention’ said his aunt. ‘Please...

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