- The world famous French photographer Marc Riboud is deceased at the age of 93. Said his family Wednesday. Riboud was born in Lyon and settled in Paris in 1952. There he met Robert Capa and Henri Cartier-Bresson to connect then joined their photo agency Magnum. He put a lot of pride in including numerous reports in the Far East, including in China during the Mao regime.
One of his most famous images, the 'Flower Girl' in 1967. Then a young activist against the Vietnam War to see a flower in your hand in front of a row of soldiers with rifles at the ready. Riboud made worldwide also impresses with the 'Painter of the Eiffel Tower, 'a man at high altitude as a ballet dancer put the wrought iron components in the paint.