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  • Annie Leibovitz is an American photographer.
  • Her photos of John Lennon on the day he was assassinated, was used by Joan Armatrading for two record albums.
  • She took that photo on December 8, 1980
  • Annie started photographing as a job. She worked for Vanity Fair, which was an entertainment magazine. She also worked on advertising campaigns.
  • She was known for making pictures that would feel iconic and offensive
  • I like how Annie Leibovitz's work were very unique.

Some of Her Work

John Lennon and Yoko Ono
Whoopie Goldberg

Education, Training, and Influences

  • Although she had photographing as a job, she enrolled at San Francisco Art Institute to study painting, which later she started to like photography.
  • Her influences were Richard Avedon and Henri Cartier-Bresson
  • Since her father was in the USA Air Force, they would often move. They were stationed in the Philippines during the Vietnam War, and that's where she took her first photographs.

Early Career

  • As an early career, Annie Leibovitz worked for Vanity Fair, where she took photos that would look iconic and offensive.

Later Career

  • She had a very personal project that she chose that meant something to her individually, and it was in Pilgrimage.
  • Her Pilgrimage project contained no people in it.

Famous Work

  • One of her famous work was a photo of John Lennon the day he was assassinated.

Work Cited

  • @1stdibs. "5 of Annie Leibovitz's Most-Discussed Photographs." 1stdibs. The Study 1stdibs, 29 Sept. 2015. Web. 11 Dec. 2016. <http://www.1stdibs.com/blogs/the-study/annie-leibovitz-shocking/>.
  • Biography.com Editors. "Annie Leibovitz." Biography.com. A&E Networks Television, 08 Jan. 2016. Web. 11 Dec. 2016. <http://www.biography.com/people/annie-leibovitz-9542372#synopsis>.
  • "Annie Leibovitz Biography." Hamiltons. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 Dec. 2016. <http://www.hamiltonsgallery.com/artists/35-annie-leibovitz/biography/>.

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