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Weston Photography Newsletter #141

WESTON: FOUR GENERATIONS 1886-2014 @ NATIONAL  STEINBECK CENTER Please join us on Saturday, March 29, 2014 5-6 members, 6-8 public, for the opening of The Weston: Four Generation Show at the National Steinbeck Center in Salinas California. Located at One Main Street, Salinas CA 93901. 831.775.4721 Hours Monday -Sunday 10am to 5pm. See photos of hanging show here. The Steinbeck Center will be showcasing a collection of only Black and White (film) Silver Gelatin photographs from the Edward Weston Family Legacy. This will include photographs from Edward Weston, his son Brett Weston, grandson of Edward, Kim Weston and great grandson…

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Weston Photography Newsletter #140

Greetings! The end of the year is very close and we are a few months behind in saying “Thank You” to so many people that we have met this year! Especially Kirmo Wilen and Hannele Fors for the workshop and exhibition in Finland! In September, Kim was invited by Hannele Fors to be the headliner at the 2013 Kuusamo Nature Photo Festival. Kirmo Wilen (a long time collector of Kim’s work) brought his collection of “Weston’s” to Kuusamo for the 70 print show. Kirmo showcased 12 Kim Weston “Print of the Month” Portfolio’s, 2008 – 2012, that’s 60 Kim Weston prints! 4 Cole Weston,…

Kim Weston - Gina Weston in Chicago

Weston Photography Newsletter #14

Greetings! The spring started off with some wonderful workshops at Wildcat Hill, including Wildcat Studio Nude,  The Wildcat Studio Nude with Christa Meola and The Weston Figure Workshop with Mark Comon. In June Kim went out to Wyoming with Mark and Winston Boyer to teach The Wyoming Nude and Landscape Workshop and he came home with exciting new work. He was so happy to finally get back to Wyoming to photograph. He is going back next year – so stay tuned for the 2014 workshop dates. 3 Generation Weston Photography Show in Elkhart Indiana! If you have been flowing FaceBook…

Kim Weston - by - Claire-Mallet

Weston Photography Newsletter #13

Greetings! 2013 Workshop Opportunities!Did you miss the April Studio Nude Workshop? Well, we have several upcoming workshops that may fit into your schedule! Wildcat Studio Nude, May 3-5, 2013  With Kim Weston AND Christa Meola!  I’m Christa Meola and I’m an international pro photographer based in NYC, specializing in photographing women. I believe that imagery is powerful, and that honoring our bodies, emotions, choices and impulses through photography is sublimely empowering. And profoundly sexy. My style and approach is simple, classic, emotional, joyful and genuine. I love challenges, finding solutions, keeping it simple and making it work. To sign up…

Fireplace at Wildcat Hill

Weston Photography Newsletter #12

Greetings! The winter months are quickly passing us by and spring will be upon us very soon. The waves along the coast have been amazing. I can’t remember a year were we have had such great waves all winter long. We have had some rain and we have had some cold weather too! This wasn’t the year to be turning our propane heater off in our main room. Brrrrrr. We must be crazy. Look at the handsome Brett Weston posing by our house after cutting down a pine tree. I am sure they burned as much wood as we have….

2012 Weston San Juan Bautista Mission Photography Class Picture

Weston Photography Newsletter #11

Greetings! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We hope this newsletter finds everyone enjoying the holiday season as much as we are. The tree is still up but the presents are all put away! We are still enjoying friends and meals and the cool rainy weather that we are having here at Wildcat Hill. Kim and I want to take this time to thank everyone of you for such a wonderful and prosperous year. We have so much to be thankful for and of course all of you are on the top of our list! This year was filled with…

Kim Weston Painted Photograph Show by Brad Cole

Weston Photography Newsletter #10

  Greetings! A huge THANK YOU to the board, (especially Tracy Morrison & Huntington Witherill), the docents and the members of The Center for Photographic Art for having Kim’s show in your gallery. You did so many things for us it would take up way to much space to list it all! A BIG THANK YOU to Gerry Karmele, Patrick Dellibovi and Eric Joseph of Freestyle Photographic Supplies for SPONSORING the show! And for putting Kim’s Painted Ballerina on the cover of your catalog, coming to the show and for giving us such great service when we order our supplies from you.  There is…

Kim Weston - Longmont Museum The Weston Figure Workshop

Weston Photography Newsletter #9

Greetings! We had the pleasure to spend a few hours with John Sexton and his wife Anne Larson at Point Lobos State Park last month. John and Kim have such a good time together, talking about their time spent with Kim’s uncle Brett Weston. They both have so many fond memories of Brett. They both do an amazing repertoire of Brett, his movements and manners of speaking. It was fun! Please join us for this exiting exhibition of Kim Weston’s new work, “The Painted Photograph Show” at The Center for Photographic Art Carmel CA. June 30 Kim Weston – Painted Photographs…

Kim Weston - Wildcat Studio Nude Photography Workshop - April 2012

Weston Photography Newsletter #8

Greetings! Last weekend was our first Nude Photography Workshop of 2012. We had 9 participants, 3 models, 2 perfect weather days and a lot of fun working together to create some amazing photographs. Huntington Witherill, Roman Loranc and Brian Pawlowski were our guest artists for the night. Every bed on our property was full! Kim made wonderful breakfasts and lunchs for the guests that were staying with us (can’t forget to mention he & Zach made dinner for everyone on Sat. night) and Tracy, Huntington’s wife brought us Easter dinner after the workshop was over on Sunday. We had ham for days! Thank…

Kim Weston - Lake Powell #3, Nude on Ledge

Weston Photography Newsletter #7

Greetings! I just wanted to remind you all to be sure to view Kim Weston’s March Print of the Month “Nude on Ledge” before the special price offer runs out! Last weekend was our first workshop of 2012 – “A Day with Kim Weston” Even though it rained all day (2″) we had such a great time! Kim made homemade corn beef and cabbage to celebrate St. Patricks Day. Our friend Billy brought over a cake in the shape of a hat! It was so good. Huntington Witherill showed some beautiful work and his wife Tracy made desert as usual. Our next…

Kim Weston at Oceano Dunes CA

Weston Photography Newsletter #6

Greetings! The winter has been pretty mild here on the California Coast. The sunrises and sunsets have been spectacular this season! Can’t remember a time that they been so beautiful for so many days in a row! Though we are longing for big winter storms and rain we are happy with what we have. We are gearing up for our 2012 Weston Photography Workshop Series, and we are excited about meeting all of the new people that are coming and looking forward to seeing the familiar faces that we have met over the years. The Edward Weston Workshop: A Day…

Kim Weston - Painted Photograph "Ballerina"

Weston Photography Newsletter

Greetings! The sun is shining today with temps expecting to reach 70 degrees today! There is a light breeze but its hard to believe that its January! This is Wildcat! Episode 1 Kim and I have started a new Video Series “This is Wildcat”- Episode 1. It’s a fun informative series all about photography. Check it out and stay tuned for Episode 2. Our next video is on collecting this year’s (2012) POM’s. Kim Weston 2011 Print of the Months Several collectors who bought all 12 limited edition photographs during the calendar year and the handmade portfolio box will have a unique collection…