Annie Leibovitz was the third of six children in the family of a U.S. Air Force officer, and her family moved quite often due to her father's duties. She shot the first shots in the Philippines, where her father was housed during the Vietnam War. Annie later studied at the San Francisco Institute of the Arts. Since 1970, she worked as a photographer in Rolling Stone magazine, and since 1983, she began working with Vanity Fair magazine, for which she made an unforgettable series of portrait photographs of celebrities.Actress Meryl Streep, 1981. Future 38th Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger, 1975. Naked John Lennon kisses Yoko Ono lying next to him. This photograph was taken on December 8, 1980, just hours before Lennon’s murder. The notorious photo of Demi Moore, published in August 1991. Queen Elizabeth. Michael Jackson. Then the still rising star of Leonardo DiCaprio. Whoopi Goldberg in a milk bath. Johnny Depp and Kate Moss, 1994. Soviet and later American ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov and Rob Besserer, 1990. Christ, completely draped and invisible. Cindy Crawford, 1993 Sting, 1985. Angelina Jolie. Angelina Jolie with her son Maddox. Cate Blanchett, 2004 Miley Cyrus with a bare back. The picture was published in June 2008 in the magazine Vanity Fair; the singer at that time was only 15 years old. Penelope Cruz and Woody Allen, 2009. Rihanna for Vogue magazine. April 2011 Mr. and Mrs. Obama, April 2013.