Saturday, May 31, 2014
Friday, May 30, 2014
However, I am a big collector of vintage beefcake magazines themselves, as they are not only treasure troves of information on the models and photographers, but act as time machines to the nascent and often hidden gay culture of their time.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
I began this blog 5.5 years ago with a post of all the images I had at that time of Fedell.
I can't think of a more interesting and fun hobby than finding, sorting and sharing with you appreciative readers the photographs in my growing collection of vintage beefcake.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
As you'll note when you jump to this post on the blog, I'd been uncertain for a few years as to who created the images of Winship paired with McCorkle, until I consulted the August, 1953 issue of Bob Mizer's magazine, Physique Pictorial.
Giardina was a popular physique model, who went on to take physique photographs himself.
When you jump to this post on the blog, you can read a bit about the assistance he and his family received from the legendary Lon of New York.