Party Pictures: Rencontres d’Arles 2006

Our correspondent braved the scorching weather in the south of France to bring you these pictures from the photography festival in Arles.

Here is a selection of photos from the Rencontres D’Arles 2006 festival of photography in the Provence region of France. Our intrepid correspondent Jay DeFoore braved the hot sun, cold wine and thousands of photographs to bring back these images.

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