Annie Leibovitz


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Leibovitz, Annie

(lēb`əvĭts), 1949–, American photographer, b. Waterbury, Conn., as Anna-Lou Leibovitz. A celebrated portrait photographer, she began contributing photographs to Rolling Stone magazine in 1970, was named its chief photographer three years later, and became known for her images of rock personalities, notably a 1975 Rolling Stones concert tour series and a 1980 double portrait of a nude John Lennon clinging to a clothed Yoko Ono. Leibovitz moved away from reportage and on to a wider range of celebrity subjects when she became a principal photographer for Vanity Fair magazine in 1983. In the mid-1980s she also began photographing for major corporate advertisers. Her arresting, usually posed, and technically accomplished images of the famous and the unknown, in deeply saturated color or modulated black and white, represent a broad survey of American popular culture. Her books include 1983 and 1991 collections, Olympic Portraits (1996), Women (1999), American Music (2003), A Photographer's Life: 1990–2005 (2006), and Annie Leibovitz at Work (2008).
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UBS and Annie Leibovitz announced at a press conference in London today that 'WOMEN: New Portraits', an exhibition of newly commissioned photographs by the world-renowned photographer, will open to the public in London on 16 January 2016 at Wapping Hydraulic Power Station.
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MOORE CHARM Photographer Annie Leibovitz with her iconic shot of Demi Moore behind her
He examines the relationship between the royal family and the BBC in the wake of the row over a documentary trailer that falsely suggested the Queen had stormed out of a photo session with Annie Leibovitz.
It turned out that celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz could not come to shoot their wedding ceremony and they had to get it done by some other photographer.
The Corcoran Group resident & CEO, Pamela Liebman, and renowned portrait photographer, Annie Leibovitz (pictured right) to celebrate the new Corcoran marketing campaign which was shot by Leibovitz.
That and the fact legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz had decided not to shoot the couple's nuptials.
The news comes after West revealed that he had been forced to step in after professional photographer Annie Leibovitz "pulled out" of his wedding.
Peter Fincham quit in 2007 after a trailer for a series called A Year With The Queen appeared to show the monarch storming out of a photoshoot after photographer Annie Leibovitz suggested she remove her crown.
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Accompanying an exhibition of the same name held at the Minneapolis Institute of Art from February to May, 2012, this catalog features photography and media works artistically documenting the world of sports over the past century, including images by renowned artists such as Alfred Stieglitz, Thomas Eakins, Frank Lloyd Wright, Andreas Gursky, Alexander Rodchenko, Andy Warhol, Richard Avedon, Stanley Kubrick, Diane Arbus, and Annie Leibovitz.