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Focus on: Photographer Ross Collab

May 17, 2018
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BMF followers and fans have seen a lot of Ross Collab lately -- and with good reason. The Foundation recently announced it is bringing on Collab as a spokesman for its relaunch of Bob Mizer's Physique Pictorial. You've seen his work in the......

Babes in Dreamland: Masculinity in John Waters films, part I

April 25, 2018
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Author's note: This is the first in a two-part series on the portrayal of masculinity in the films of director John Waters. Part I covers "Pink Flamingos," "Female Trouble," and "Desperate Living." ...

Babes in Dreamland: Masculinity in John Waters Films, Part II

April 24, 2018
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Author's note: This is part II of a two-part series on the portrayal of masculinity in selected films of director John Waters. ...

Vintage health magazine attacks competitors for 'pornographic' images

April 07, 2018
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Though Bob Mizer's Physique Pictorial offered a knowing wink to male readers who viewed the models within its pages as much more than just a picture of robust health, not all of his contemporaries approved of the sexualization of muscular......

Which AMG model are you?

March 20, 2018
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The response to our first three volumes of the long-awaited Physique Pictorial relaunch has been incredible, and many of our readers have told us that a favorite feature is the inclusion of never-before-seen images of vintage AMG......

Did you know?: Physique Pictorial, vol. 44

March 12, 2018
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Physique Pictorial subscribers, the spring 2018 volume will be in your mailbox soon (and if you haven't yet bought vol. 44, you can do so in our online store). In the meantime, we thought you'd enjoy some trivia on the artists and models......

Red Hot photographer: 'Be proud of who you are'

March 06, 2018
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Author's note: This is part II of a two-part series on British photographer Thomas Knights. ...

UK-based photographer's project gets us hot for redheads

February 26, 2018
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Author's note: This is the first in a two-part series on photographer Thomas Knights. Look for part II on our blog on Tuesday, March 6. ...

Works from European publishing giant Bruno Gmunder chronicles expanse of LGBT culture

February 13, 2018
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Tom of Finland. F. Valentine Hooven III. Jim French. Rex. Michael Stokes. ...

Physique Pictorial reprint among German gay museum's archival holdings

February 06, 2018
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Bob Mizer's works can be found in contemporary galleries and exhibits the world over. But dig a little deeper into a museum's archives and you'll likely find them there as well, including The Schwules Museum in Berlin, Germany. ...

Bodybuilding brothers: 1968 Physique Pictorial issue had readers seeing double

January 30, 2018
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What, exactly, is it about brothers that gets us so hot under the collar (and the pants)? ...

Take a sneak peek at what we have planned for Physique Pictorial, issue 44

January 23, 2018
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The Bob Mizer Foundation relaunched Mizer's groundbreaking male physique mag, Physique Pictorial, last fall to rave reviews. We're hard at work on our spring issue, which will be packed fuller than a 1950s-era posing strap -- chock full of......