British photographer David Hamilton commits suicide in Paris

British world-famous photographer and film director David Hamilton holds his book "Tender Cousins" as he introduces the 16-year-old West German schoolgirl and actress Anja Schuete to the press at Hamburg, on March 11, 1981. (AP)

British photographer David Hamilton died in Paris on Friday at the age of 83 after committing suicide, a police source told Reuters.

Hamilton, who had lived much of his life in France and whose works had appeared in high-end fashion magazines, was found unresponsive in his home by a neighbor who alerted emergency services, French radio station Europe 1 reported without giving a source.

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