Peter Lindbergh, (born Peter Brodbeck) is a German photographer and filmmaker, born on November 23, 1944 in Leszno, Poland (the city was German between 1939 and 1945 and called Reichsgau Wartheland). He currently maintains residences in Paris, Manhattan, and Arles. He is one of the most successful fashion photographers in the world. The German artist is best known for his striking black and white photography that often features sensitive portraits of beautiful women from around the world. Lindbergh has also shot ad campaigns for Calvin Klein, Armani and Donna Karan, and his work is often featured in Harper’s BAZAAR, Vogue and Stern. Lindbergh’s keen attention to detail and perception of femininity has strongly influenced the field of fashion photography and helped promote the careers of many famous supermodels.
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