Piecing together Vanessa Bryant's life isn't easy. The public figure is notoriously private, with most of the public's knowledge of her coming from friends and family. Bryant has been content to keep things that way, staying out of the spotlight as much as possible even at the height of her husband's career with the Los Angeles Lakers. As famous as she is, many are unfamiliar with Bryant's life and transformation. Here's an up-close look at how Vanessa Bryant has changed over the years.