If you’re a calendar connoisseur then you’ve no doubt seen some of the world famous Pirelli calendar filled with half naked super models. This years edition has made a departure from the old supermodel stylings to focus on a more ‘real’ depiction of some of the worlds most famous females.
Annie Leibovitz, the photographer, wanted to steer away from the tired old skimpy calendar shoot instead selecting a diverse range of real woman who are dominating in their respective fields.
“I wanted the pictures to show the women exactly as they are, with no pretenses.” – Annie Leibovitz
— Amy Schumer (@amyschumer) November 30, 2015
The full cast features Amy Schumer, Serena Williams, Yoko Ono, Patti Smith, Tavi Gevinson, Fran Lebowitz, Natalia Vodianova, Kathleen Kennedy, Yao Chen, Mellody Hobson, Ava DuVernay, Agnes Gund, and Shirin Neshat.
Some of the celebrities already tweeting out images from the shoot.
— Karen Civil (@KarenCivil) November 30, 2015
Nice work girls!