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Philip Hyde with Edward Weston at his home in Wildcat Hill, 1948 by Al Richter, Philip Hyde’s classmate at the California School of Fine Arts now the San Francisco Art Institute. Ansel Adams started the first modern collegiate level fine art photography program at CSFA and hired Minor White as lead instructor. Minor White arranged for guest lecturers by such luminaries as Imogen Cunningham, Dorothea Lange, Lisette Model, and took the classes to visit Edward Weston in Carmel. Edward Weston also went photographing with the classes at Point Lobos State Reserve. Philip Hyde and several classmates camped on Edward Weston’s lawn in tents. Philip Hyde continued the practice for several years after photography school until Edward Weston’s passing.

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