Avedon should have stayed in neurotic NYC with his fashionista friends. His American West series was utterly corny and had no affinity for his subject matter, which he treated like just another advertising commodity. I completely agree with Kertesz in classifying him as a Zero. Smart-yes, but in gaming the system.
It's nice to see that you have brought your charming personality over from the L.F.F.
Let me ask you something. If the rule you followed brought you to this, of what use was the rule?