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Photographing Yosemite: Digital Field Guide by Lewis Kemper

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22.1. Why It's Worth a Photograph

The Three Brothers is one of the significant rock formations found just west of Yosemite Village. These three peaks make a majestic shape because they stair-step each other at a very sharp angle commanding your attention. The rock formation takes on different shapes as you view it from different angles. The Mariposa Battalion, following the capture of the three sons of Chief Tenaya near the formation, gave the name to these rocks.

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