Vintage health magazine attacks competitors for 'pornographic' images

April 07, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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......

For 2018, Foundation looks to the future as it honors the past

January 16, 2018

The year 2017 was one of unprecedented growth for the Bob Mizer Foundation. Exactly a quarter of a century after Mizer's death, the organization that bears his name relaunched the celebrated quarterly Physique Pictorial; began a move......

Camera Porn: BMF receives donation of vintage cameras

January 09, 2018

By Kent Hall While we are constantly cataloguing slides and photos at the Bob Mizer Foundation, the Foundation’s mission goes beyond just preserving his work. Part of the Foundation archives include the artifacts of Mizer and his fellow......

Issue 43 of Physique Pictorial now shipping

December 19, 2017

You've waited for months for issue 43 of Physique Pictorial, and we're happy to report that your wait is nearly over. Your beefcake-laden, individually-numbered issue is on its way to your mailbox, just in time for the holiday. Here,......