ANNIE LEIBOVITZ (b. 1949)
Annie Leibovitz is a portrait photographer whose photographs have appeared in a number of magazines and publications. Famous for clicking the portraits of celebrities, she began her career as a staff photographer for the ‘Rolling Stone’ magazine.
Her technique involves the use of bold colours and unconventional poses that often startle to create a long-lasting impression. One of her most famous photographs depicts the former Beatle John Lennon in the nude, curled around his fully clothed wife. She has worked with celebrities from all fields ranging from teen sensations to prominent political figures.