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Edward Weston: The Flame of Recognition

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This book offers the reader, collector and student of photography an extraordinary opportunity to study a representative body of Weston's life-work. --"The New York Times"
Integrating revealing excerpts from Edward Weston's daybooks and letters with some of his most exquisite photographs, Nancy Newhall sheds light on Weston's attempts to iunderstand the strange flashes of v
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Paperback, 104 pages
Published June 15th 2005 by Aperture (first published April 1st 1993)
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I wish I still had my copy of this book. Well, I think it was this book (they have the same Nautilus on the cover), but there are no different editions and I'm really too lazy to go looking to make sure I have the right one.

Regardless, for a while when I was young I thought I wanted to be a photographer. I spent hours and hours in the dark room in high school, trying to achieve the perfect prints. Since it was sound and light proof, I'd take my mix tapes in there (only one person has ever made a
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Edward Henry Weston was an American photographer, and co-founder of Group f/64. Most of his work was done using an 8 by 10 inch view camera.
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