Blast From the Past: A Young Leibovitz Talks About Some of Her Iconic Work

Annie Leibovitz is one of the most iconic portrait photographers of our time, and in this video we get to hear a young version of the 63-year-old photography legend talk about her past and her hopes for a future that is now her present.

From Richard Prior to the Rolling Stone cover of John Lennon that was taken the day Lennon was killed, Leibovits speaks about some of her most iconic photographs. Photographs that, at the time, weren’t quite so far in her past.

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  • John Mosey

    Leibovitz is the most overrated photographer of the 20th century.

  • Brad Trent

    I love how she said she wanted to get away from all the big production and lights and assistants. That didn’t exactly go as planned, I guess….