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Fashion Photographer Newton Dies

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Fashion Photographer Newton Dies

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Fashion Photographer Newton Dies

Fashion Photographer Newton Dies

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Fashion photographer Helmut Newton died Friday in a car accident on Hollywood's Sunset Boulevard. He was 83. His bold and erotic photographs started a revolution of sorts in fashion photography, and he helped define the style of the sexual revolution as well. Hear NPR's Scott Simon and David Fahey, a gallery owner who was Newton's close friend.