Vanessa Sky Ellis has 10,000 photographs with famous celebrities. She has dedicate her life to take photos of herself with famous people. She spend a total of 12 hours a day just to look for celebrities in new York, her hometown.
According to the 26-year old barmaid, it is the most important thing in her life to be photographed with a celebrity. Among the celebrities that she was able to take some photographs with is Sharon Osbourne, Johnny Depp, Denzel Washingon, Lady Gaga, Brad Pitt, Mariah Carrey, and Al Pacino. Her favorite among her photos with celebrities is the one with Johnny Depp. “Johnny Depp is the most handsome man ever – he might be 50 but he’s beautiful,” she confesses. “I’ve never considered cheating on my boyfriend with a celebrity, but if you had the chance with Johnny Depp what girl wouldn’t?”
This obsession of hers worsen when her mother died of a heart attack in 2007. Her mother happened to have the same obsession like hers. “I feel like I need to continue getting celebrities just the same way that my mom did,” Vanessa says. She is a full-time barmaid but spend her free time looking for celebrities in the city. “I’ve waited outside hotels for celebrities to come out for 12 hours before – but there’s no better feeling than when you meet them,” says Vanessa.
Photos © Vanessa Sky Ellis