Annie Leibovitz is an American portrait photographer, most famous for her work with Rolling Stone in the 70's and Vanity Fair in the 80's till the present. She has photographed some of the most recognised magazine covers of the last 30 years. She was involved for many years with the feminist and writer Susan Sontag, but their relationship was only made public after Sontag's death in 2004.
Sadly these days Leibovitz is often in the news for her financial woes, and yesterday faced new accusations of balking at bills, less than a month after she struck a deal intended to fix her money problems.
Here's a selection of some of her most famous photos: