We’ve already mentioned how Pirelli decided to go for less naked bodies and more brains for the new edition of their ever-popular calendar — but this is just awesome. Turns out we were wrong: there are some half-nudes in there, and they are classic, stunning and inspiring.
The beautiful project came to life when Pirelli, famous around the world for featuring glamorous and sexy nakedness every year since 1963 in a calendar, decided to go for something new and gave Annie Leibovitz carte blanche. Leibovitz brought in sexiness and beauty, while in the form of great, accomplished and inspiring women rather than professional models.
The Pirelli calendar has limited availability, but here are some of the shots, because hell yes!