Edward Weston Quote

When subject matter is forced to fit into preconceived patterns, there can be no freshness of vision. Following rules of composition can only lead to a tedious repetition of pictorial cliches.


Edward Weston on photography (ed. Gibbs Smith Publishers, 1983)

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When subject matter is forced to fit into preconceived patterns, there can be no freshness of vision. Following rules of composition can only lead to ...

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When subject matter is forced to fit into preconceived patterns, there can be no freshness of vision. Following rules of composition can only lead to ...

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When subject matter is forced to fit into preconceived patterns, there can be no freshness of vision. Following rules of composition can only lead to ...

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When subject matter is forced to fit into preconceived patterns, there can be no freshness of vision. Following rules of composition can only lead to ...