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Vanity Fair Hires Black Photographer to Shoot the Cover for the First Time Ever

25 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

In the midst of the controversy surrounding the recent VOGUE cover featuring shot by Annie Leibovitz, Vanity Fair is tackling the issue head on: the magazine's latest cover, featuring actress Viola Davis , was shot a black photographer for the first time in the magazine's 35-year history.
The cover and cover story was revealed earlier today, and the entire feature-from the profile of Davis , to the Editor's letter that accompanied the issue, to the cover shot by photographer Dario Calmese -tackles issues of representation and systemic racism within the magazine world and beyond.
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