Beautiful Mistakes Created by Anne Barlinckhoff

When it comes to composing an image, photographer Anne Barlinckhoff is not much of a perfectionist. Instead, she removes herself from the so-called comfort zone, and actively pursues the subjects she wants to capture. Her unforced, sexy, and often spontaneous images are because of the one motto she sticks by, “you don't know until you fucking try!”  Here ...

Broad Strokes: 1950’s Pinup Queen by Duane Bryers

Before the advent of girly magazines like Playboy, Hustler, and Penthouse, images of the iconic "pinup girl" were a source of sexual entertainment for men. Whether it was photography or illustration, images of sexy women were literally pinned the walls of filling stations, barber shops, and gentlemen's clubs.   Envision the style of the 1950's pin-up bombshell and more than likely Bettie Paige and Marilyn Monroe come to mind, ...

Slip-n-Slide: How to Choose a Lube

We’ve all had that moment. You’re in the pharmacy or the grocery store checking items off of your shopping list when you’ve stumbled across the selection of lube. The multiple bottles of clear liquid promising to “turn up the heat” and “get you in the mood” make you start to wonder if you should grab ...