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Photographers scour streets for perfect fashion look

20 April 2012 Last updated at 10:33 BST

Could you find the perfect fashion look on the street?

Bill Cunningham - one of New York's most influential fashion photographers - has scoured the streets for decades in search of the perfect fashion look.

Inspired by a new cinema-release documentary on Cunningham's work, called simply - Bill Cunningham New York - The Culture Show's Hadley Freeman explores the popularity of street style photography.

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