Los Angeles: The Brazilian model Adriana Lima has become the first woman to pose pregnant for the Pirelli Calendar.
Victoria’s Secret Angel model was clicked by a renowned American photojournalist Steve McCurry on the streets of Rio de Janiero in July. Lima gave birth to a baby girl, christened as Sienna, in September.
In the picture, Lima is clad in a black cropped top and low-slung skirt flaunting her bare belly.
Reportedly, The calendar features Karlie Kloss, Summer Rayne, Isabeli Fontana, Hanaa Ben Abdesslem, Liya Kibede, Kyleigh Kuhn and a heavily pregnant Adriana Lima.
Pirelli Calendar usually features undressed models but the photojournalist opted to shoot the 2013 edition with covered models.
Lima had earlier appeared in lingerie on the calendar cover in 2005. She was then snapped by Patrick Demarchelier.
Meanwhile, Adriana is currently working with Bill Clinton’s global initiative programme in Haiti.