Annie Leibovitz is an American photographer born on October 2 1949, she is the third of six children and a 3rd generation American whose grandparents were Jewish immigrants, she moved a lot because of her father. She took her first photo in the Vietnam War in the Philippines. She became interested in art during high school, and attended San Francisco Art Institute where she continues to improve her photography skills. 1970, she started a staff job for the new rolling stone magazine.1973 She was named chief photographer for the rolling stones, in which she had for 10 years. She was the concert tour photographer when the rolling stones toured America in 1975. She was awarded the Royal Photographic Society’s Centenary Medal of Honorary Fellowship in 2009. She was also the last person to professionally photograph John Lennon. He got assassinated 5 hours later. I like her rolling stones series the best.