“No one in their right mind would put that on the cover,” said leibovitz.
“With this book, you sort of go on a treasure hunt,” said leibovitz.
During the conversation with Brown, leibovitz recalled one low point during her financial distress.
In 2009, before she began the project, leibovitz became embroiled in a legal and financial crisis.
“The deeper I got into the project, the more I realized that I became attracted to objects,” leibovitz said.
There is one image that speaks louder to leibovitz than others—and inspires her to continually do more.