Thomas Hoepker studied art history and archeology, then worked as a photographer for Münchner Illustrierte and Kristall between 1960 and 1963, reporting from all over the world. He joined Stern Magazine as a photo-reporter in 1964.

This contact sheet contains young people on their lunch break while a huge plume of smoke rises from Lower Manhattan after an attack on the World Trade Center. Brooklyn, New York. September, 11, 2001.

Thomas Hoepker joined Magnum Photos in 1989.

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