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In pictures: The work of Cartier-Bresson
Place de l'Europe, Paris

French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, who inspired generations of photo-journalists, has died aged 95.

He pioneered the art of street photography and said of this picture:

"There was a plank fence around some repairs behind the Gare Saint-Lazare train station.

"I happened to be peeking through a gap in the fence with my camera at the moment the man jumped."

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