1. he was born in highland park, illinois.
he moved to California where he decided to stay and pursue a career in photography in 1906.
he had four sons and a wife.
1922-he experienced a transition from pictorialism to straight photography becoming the pioneer
of precise and sharp presentation.
Weston's sons were frequent companions, receiving lessons in photography from their experienced father.
2. after 1927-he worked mainly with nudes, still life-his shells and vegetable studies were especially important plus landscape objects.