Bob Mizer on: “Hygeine for the Mouth”

April 27, 2009

“In addition to outside bathing, colonics and douches for the trunk orifices, have you considered the value of regularly washing the inside of the mouth with a small hose?” -Bob Mizer from Physique Pictorial Vol. 16, Issue 3,......

Did Rock Hudson Pose For AMG?

April 22, 2009

Yes, but probably not the Rock Hudson you’re thinking of. While we were thumbing through the archives the other day, we came across a set of photos labeled ‘Monte Hanson and Rock Hudson’. Our hearts immediately skipped a......

Bodybuilder, Armand Tanny’s death marks the End of an Era

April 20, 2009

Sixty-years ago, Bob Mizer was a young photographer, getting his start on the Muscle Beach circuit. Before beefcake and pornography, before steroids and gym bunnies, before Physique Pictorial and raids on the AMG......

Under Pressure, Beefcake Surveillance and Physique Pictorial

March 24, 2009

Even the most timorous feels that if he will stay in his own home and mind his own business, that there at least he will be snug and secure. But there are certain insidious groups at work in our country who don’t agree, rather they......

Discovering Bob Mizer’s Portraits

March 10, 2009

In the implementation of our new archiving system, we are constantly reminded of just how prolific Bob Mizer truly was. He produced new images almost daily, and while most of his photographs focus on the male body, Mizer did in......