Cole Weston

Cole Weston (* January 30, 1919, † 20 April 2003) was an American photographer. He was the youngest son of photographer Edward Weston and brother of photographer Brett Weston. He dedicated his life to photography and theater.

Cole Weston Guild was over 50 years in the Forest Theatre. He directed more than 30 pieces in Carmel 's Forest Theater outdoors. Cole had six children, including the photographer Kim Weston.

After the death of his father in 1958 he published his negatives.


  • Cole Weston, eighteen photographs, ISBN 0-87905-084-5 1981
  • Cole Weston: Fifty Years, 1991 ISBN 0-87905-381- X
  • Edward Cole Kim Weston: Three Generations of American Photography, 1995 ISBN 3-905514-40-0
  • Laughing Eyes: A Book of Letters Between Edward and Cole Weston 1923-1946, revised in 2000 by Paulette Weston ISBN 1-886312-09-5