Sally Mann was born in Lexington, May 1, 1951. she is one of the most famous photographer of U.S.. She has got numerous awards, including awards of the National Foundation for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities, and Guggenheim grants.
In the fall of 1992, a traveling exhibit opened at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia. The collection was called "Immediate Family", and it was by a young and lesser known photographer by the name of Sally Mann.
Candy Cigarette by Sally Mann (1989). Candy Cigarette, from her honest and controversial series Immediate Family, captures one of her three children, Jessie (now a model and artist), in a defiant and self-aware pose, staring down the lens at her mother, holding bubblegum cigarette.