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"Man On Wire" Philippe Petit. Feb. 2009.

Yesterday I photographed Philippe Petit, the famed French wire-walker who stunned the world in 1974 by walking across a tightrope wire strung between the yet uncompleted World Trade Center towers in lower Manhattan. The documentary film based on his feat, “Man On Wire” is up for an Academy Award this year. He was really gracious […]