Playboy Models Recreate Their Iconic Covers. See Them Then and Now

Playboy Models Recreate Their Iconic Covers. See Them Then and Now

Playboy recently asked seven famous Playmates to recreate their iconic covers from years ago — in honor of their motto, “Once a Playmate always a Playmate” — and the results are pretty spectacular. The ladies featured include Charlotte Kemp, Cathy St. George, Monique St. Pierre, Renee Tenison, Candace Collins, Lisa Matthews and Kimberly Conrad. Conrad is Hugh Hefner’s ex-wife and the mother of 25-year-old Cooper Hefner, who’s now the magazine’s chief creative officer. “I’m from…

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Brad Pitt on Divorce, Drinking and Becoming a Better Man [photos, video]

Brad Pitt on Divorce, Drinking and Becoming a Better Man [photos, video]

Summer is coming and, in America, that means it’s time to hit the national parks. So we (GQ Style team) took Brad Pitt and photographer Ryan McGinley tumbling across three of them: The Everglades, White Sands, and Carlsbad Caverns. Then we sat down with Pitt at home in L.A. for a raw conversation about how to move forward after things fall apart. Brad Pitt is making matcha green tea on a cool morning in his…

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Playboy Playmates May and June are Here!

Playboy Playmates May and June are Here!

As you waited, they’re here! Playboy Playmates May & June 2017 are here on Alafoto. Lada Kravchenko – May 2017 Playboy Playmate The authentically humble model: a unicorn-like myth or areal, if rare, phenomenon? Moscow-born May Playmate Lada Kravchenko will have you convinced such beings walk among us. Her cool, classical beauty may conjure such words as flawless and intimidating, but she would like you to know things aren’t always what they seem. “Many girls judge…

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2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners in Photography

2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners in Photography

The winners of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography and Feature Photography were announced last night, and both are prime examples of powerful photojournalism and visual storytelling. Neither photo essay is for the faint of heart. Breaking News Photography The theme for this year’s prize was, in a word: violence. The prize for Breaking News Photography was awarded to freelance photographer Daniel Berehulak, who captured a photo essay for The New York Times,…

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‘Popular Photography’ is Dead After 80 Years as a Top Photo Magazine

‘Popular Photography’ is Dead After 80 Years as a Top Photo Magazine

It seems that younger photography enthusiasts who live on the phone and tablet are not attracted to print magazines anymore. Popular Photography, the largest circulated imaging magazine that launched its first issue in May 1937 in New York City, has ceased publication after being continuously in production for 80 years. The March/April 2017 issue will be the last in print. When print magazines close, their online counterparts often live on, but in the case of…

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Albert Watson: Monkeys, Celebrities and Hundreds of Vogue Covers

Albert Watson: Monkeys, Celebrities and Hundreds of Vogue Covers

Albert Watson has made his mark as one of the world’s most successful fashion and commercial photographers during the last four decades, while creating his own art along the way. Over the years, his striking images have appeared on more than 100 covers of Vogue around the world and been featured in countless other publications, from Rolling Stone to Time to Vibe – many of the photographs are iconic portraits of rock stars, rappers, actors…

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Playboy Playmates (Centerfolds) Album – Complete List

Playboy Playmates (Centerfolds) Album – Complete List

PLAYBOY PLAYMATES (CENTERFOLDS) 1953-2017 COMPLETE LIST Here you’ll find a complete list of links to ALL Playboy Playmates photos on Alafoto Gallery, from the very first (1953) to the very last. Use a browser search (Ctrl+F) to find a name on this list or just browse by date. Link opens in the same window. Or just follow the links below to go to corresponding pages on a Gallery. There are no guarantee this list will…

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Photographer Builds a ‘Photo Ark’ for 6,500 Animal Species And Counting

Photographer Builds a ‘Photo Ark’ for 6,500 Animal Species And Counting

National Geographic contributing photographer Joel Sartore is 11 years into a 25-year endeavor to document every captive animal species in the world using studio lighting and black-and-white backgrounds. So far, he’s photographed 6,500 different species, which leaves approximately 6,000 to go. Sartore tells Fresh Air‘s Terry Gross that presenting the animals in the studio, rather than in nature, gives them equal importance in the eye of the viewer. “A mouse is every bit as glorious…

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David Bellemere – Between Sensuality and Elegance

David Bellemere – Between Sensuality and Elegance

David Bellemere (born 1972 in Paris, France) is a fashion, celebrity and beauty photographer. Bellemere discovered his love for photography in school. His great interest led him to study at an Art School in Paris where he saw photography more in its conceptual form. While in college, Bellemere caught the eye of various French magazines that commissioned him in his early 20s. After graduation Bellemere decided to combine his 2 passions, photography and Asia. Over the next 2…

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Real Global Warming with a Hot ‘Lui’ Magazine’s 2017 Calendar

Real Global Warming with a Hot ‘Lui’ Magazine’s 2017 Calendar

Classy-ass French smut magazine, Lui, has revealed its 2017 calendar and it’s full of nudity, as you’d expect. Shot by David Bellemere, it features models Hilary Rhoda, Elsa Hosk, Anais Mali & Barbara Palvin, who each appear three times in various states of undress. Combine these sultry babes with global warming and 2017 looks set to be the hottest year on record.

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