Great women photographers
Anja Niedringhaus, Pulitzer-winning photographer, killed in Afghanistan -- Ms. Niedringhaus was familiar with the hazards of her work: ...hit by a sniper’s bullet on her first day in Sarajevo; had her foot broken in 3 places by a police car while covering demonstrations in Belgrade in 1997; & was blown out of a car by a grenade in Kosovo the following year, ... was among a group of journalists mistakenly bombed by NATO forces in Albania in 1999.
ANNIE LEIBOVITZ - ESCAPE My work forces me to travel all the time. Flights, delays, lost baggage, jet lag, endless journeys onboard the weirdest means of transport. No matter how far I travel, I can never escape the way I can when I am behind my camera. That is my real break from the world, those are the moments I dedicate to myself.