Originally Posted by DarkroomExperimente
wasn't Ansel Adams who said all the rules about composition were irrelevant and useless?
. .. .. or was it Philip Glass?
I think it is a totally personal thing. Cropping to less than a full head has always been done. It seems it was quite fashionable in the 60s/70s and that's the thing, it is a stylistic represenation which may or may not work.
and look at photographers like David Bailey and Gered Mankowitz