Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Ron Wallace and Unknown Models Photographed by the Athletic Model Guild

The Athletic Model Guild took this photograph of Ron Wallace horsing around with two unknown models.

When you jump to this post on the blog, you can see another great image in this series.

Jean Pierre Pastiou Photographed by Arax Studio

In 1951, Arax Studio took this photograph of Jean Pierre Pastiou.

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Chuck Hall Photographed by Pat Milo

Pat Milo took this photograph of Chuck Hall.

Joe Napoli

I do not know who took this photograph of Joe Napoli.

Dennis Tinerino Photographed by Arax Studio


At the Mr. Universe competition in 1968, Arax Studio took this photograph of Dennis Tinerino, who won the title that year and again in 1975, 1980 and 1981. He also won the title Mr. America in 1978.

In the 1970's, Tinerino turned to a life of crime and spent a year in prison, where he became a Christian. In 1979, he founded the Dennis Tinerino Ministries in Beverly Hills, California.

He passed away on May 7, 2010 at the age of sixty-four.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Spencer Durrante, Don Matney, Joe Dyball and John Nordmann Photographed by the Athletic Model Guild

The Athletic Model Guild took this photograph of Spencer Durrante, Don Matney, Joe Dyball and John Nordmann.

Bob Mizer literally took hundreds of thousands of photographs of physique models, so capturing the names of the models in at least one photograph in a series proved invaluable to him–and to us viewing his work more than half a century later.

Tabby Anderson

I do not know who took this photograph of Tabby Anderson.

Arnold Schwarzenegger Photographed by Arax Studio

In 1968, Arax Studio took this photograph of Arnold Schwarzenegger at the Mr. Universe competition.