Google Street View Takes You to the Scene of Cartier-Bresson's "Gare St. Lazare"

By David Schonauer   Tuesday March 20, 2012

Google Street View has been used to create cutting-edge photo projects, but it can also provide insights about iconic pictures from the past. Los Angeles-based street photographer Eric Kim reports on his website that if you type “rue de londres, paris” into Google Street View, you will find the modern location of Henri Cartier-Bresson's famous photograph “Behind the Gare St. Lazare in 1932.” Says Kim: “Fascinating to see how little has changed in that period of time!”

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