Photography Stories

Here’s Annie Leibovitz at Work, in Paris!

Find out what happened when the photographer met her fans and talked through her career in the French capital Here’s Annie Leibovitz at Work, in Paris!

9 smart moves Annie Leibovitz uses to shoot great pictures

The peerless photographer offers a bit of insight into her practices in our new book Annie Leibovitz At Work 9 smart moves Annie Leibovitz uses to shoot great pictures

How Annie Leibovitz pictured Sally Mann’s sense of place

How does America’s ultimate portrait photographer shoot America’s ultimate family photographer? With tact How Annie Leibovitz pictured Sally Mann’s sense of place

The war that made Robert Capa

On the Magnum founder’s birthday, we look back at his most famous book, Death in the Making The war that made Robert Capa

How Annie Leibovitz caught Richard Nixon's final flight

Leibovitz recalls teaming up with Hunter S. Thompson to document Tricky Dicky’s dishonourable departure How Annie Leibovitz caught Richard Nixon's final flight

How Annie Leibovitz captured Emily Dickinson’s absence

This photograph of the poet’s pressed-flowers album serves as a tribute to not one, but two, writers How Annie Leibovitz captured Emily Dickinson’s absence

How Annie Leibovitz revealed Kendrick Lamar's inner visions

Having shot Jagger and Lennon, Annie is capturing the musical voice of a new generation for Vanity Fair How Annie Leibovitz revealed Kendrick Lamar's inner visions

How Annie Leibovitz showed her mother's honesty

She’s shot everyone from the Queen to Kanye, but she says this picture of her mother is probably her favourite How Annie Leibovitz showed her mother's honesty

How Annie Leibovitz saw Nicole Kidman's face light up

Turns out some people are truly photogenic as the legendary photographer explains in her new book How Annie Leibovitz saw Nicole Kidman's face light up

How Annie Leibovitz learned to dance with Mikhail Baryshnikov

Her photos of Baryshnikov’s company are a lesson in the beauty, and difficulty, in photographing dance How Annie Leibovitz learned to dance with Mikhail Baryshnikov

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