|August 13, 1952
|Los Angeles, CA
|Herb Ritts age
|68 YEARS OLD
|Dec 26, 2002 (age 50)
Black-and-white Photographer known for his iconic images of celebrities such as George Clooney and Julia Roberts.
He studied at Bard College in New York and later returned to Los Angeles, where he began his photography career by photographing his friend Richard Gere.
He directed music videos for Madonna, Michael Jackson, and Chris Isaak.
He grew up in Los Angeles, California, and died at age 50 from complications of HIV.
He photographed Cindy Crawford numerous times.