Peter Lindbergh (born Peter Brodbeck November 23, 1944) is a German fashion photographer and filmmaker.
Lindbergh was born at Leszno (German: Lissa (Wartheland) in Poland"Peter Lindbergh", in Photo Box: Bringing the Great Photographers into Focus (London: Thames & Hudson, 2009; ISBN 978-0-500-54384-9), p.414. and grew up in Duisburg. Ian Philips, The Independent, 14 September 1997. At the Werkkunstschule Krefeld he joined the painting class of Günther C. Kirchberger and had his first personal art exhibition in 1969, but then he began photography in 1971 and established himself as an advertising photographer. Following the publication of his first fashion photographs by Stern magazine Lindbergh moved to Paris in 1978, to concentrate on high-fashion, he photographed... Read More