John Palatinus “Beefcake” Photographer

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Way before Mapplethorpe was around and photographing provocative male-physique poses, there were a handful of photographers surreptitiously doing some rather stunning work.  John Palatinus was one of them and back in the 1950’s his images of men posing in straps or nude were published in a few bodybuilding magazines such as Tomorrows Men which were … Continue reading



All Love is Equal

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1n 2013 out-gay celebrity photographer Braden Summers launched a very successful Kickstarter campaign which enabled him to trot around the world for six weeks to photograph LGBTQ couples to challenge the stereotypical ideas of romance and love in the queer community. The result in February 2014 was a stunning collection of images called “All Love is … Continue reading



What Lies Beneath

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  Photographer Rick Guest’s second series on the world on ballet focuses on the beautiful and brutal realm of that the dancers live and work in and is titled ‘What Lies Beneath’, an absolutely stunning exhibition on view at the Hospital Club Gallery in London until January 31st.       ‘I wanted to make … Continue reading



Kiss A Ginger Day

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It’s already almost 12 noon and we have only just discovered that today is officially “Kiss A Ginger Day”.  Who knew? To celebrate this crucial day in our calendar we are taking a leaf out of photographer Thomas Knights fab book “Red Hot” that celebrates some very hunky redheads that anybody would want to kiss. … Continue reading




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