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The secret behind capturing the best photo at Cannes

© FRANCE 24 screengrab | Capturing the stars at a good angle is an art form

Video by Claire PACCALIN , Olivia SALAZAR WINSPEAR , Pierrick LEURENT

Text by Claire PACCALIN

Latest update : 2017-06-16

As the Cannes Film Festival prepares for the all-important award ceremony on Sunday night, FRANCE 24 takes a look back at some of the highlights captured on the red carpet.

Climbing the famous steps of the famed Palais des Festivals is a tradition for actors and directors alike, but it's also a unique occasion for accredited photographers to take pictures of the world's biggest stars in a unique and glamorous location.

Our reporters met veteran Photographer Gilles Kyriacos, who shared his tips and tricks of the trade to get the best possible photo.

Date created : 2017-05-27

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