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...Ansel Adams, Moon and Half Dome, taken in Yosemite National Park, 1958. Until quite recently, anyone who looks at this photograph would see... November Edmundo: Decoding the Metaphor System The system that reveals itself through Edmundo’s use of metaphors, is a patriarchal religious one. Disastrous love affair and embrace are terms that denote surrender. Serious, bearded revolutionaries brings up religious patriarchal imagery of Orthodox Jewish men or Amish men or Islamic fundamentalists. Adoration, the martyred Che in his martyred Christ posture, the smile of Fidel, David and Goliath are Catholic images. Adoration is often used to describe the wise men with baby Jesus, and the Christian’s love for...