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Royal Subjects: The Photography of Clifford Prince King

Do you deserve love? It may sound like a hippie-dippy, touchy-feely, totes-obvi question, but it digs at the root of our gay dilemma. LGBTQ individuals are predominantly raised to...

A Legacy of Photography and Love

When it comes to prominent gay photographers, some have distinguished themselves by pushing the boundaries of sexual expression (Robert Mapplethorpe, Steven Arnold) while others...

Slap and Tickle: The Erotic Dichotomy of Joe Mazza’s Photography

Homosexuality is thrillingly dangerous. We flirt in code, we hook up in the shadows, and we trade submission for domination with relative ease. Even our stereotypical...

Photographer Charlie Rogers captures the essence of men in their tighty-whities

Contrast conjures complex carnal cravings. In other words, diversity is hot. Simply envision the alluring manner in which partners with dueling skin tones complement one another...

Big Things Come in Little Packages: The Full Frontal Majesty of ‘Primary’

Your mind contains a gallery of experiences. On one wall hangs the hall of achievements: your graduation ceremony, your first day at work, your promotion, etc. Another wall...

Pieces of Passion: The Artistry of Kostis Fokas

Coming to terms with your truth can be tumultuous. As you emerge from the closet, your every desire feels like a raw nerve, vulnerable to the elements raining down from a...

Everything Bold Is New Again: Bob Mizer Lives

We go through life wearing an invisible suit of armor. The exterior of our bodies reflect societal norms as we refract criticism, judgment and negativity. Meanwhile on the inside,...

Hotlanta, Indeed – The Men of Elska Atlanta

The majority of media is structured around conflict. Can the two beautiful lead characters learn to love one another? How will the hero escape that burning building? Why is Ben...

Happy ‘Dads’ Day – The Photography of Bart Heynen

The world places limitations on all of us. From an early age, we are told what we can and can’t do, who we should be, and how we should behave. These obstacles are especially...

Come As You Are: The Photography of Steven Tilotta

Flaws. Are. Sexy. Think about it: love handles and dad bods and bubble butts occupy our trend trackers for a reason, but imperfections transcend the surface and speak to who we...

Properly Aged Beef: Ten Years of Meat Zine

The discrepancy between fact and fantasy can be jarring. We ogle hawt guys online and in our dreams, but if we rely too heavily on unrealistic expectations, actual human contact...

Leather, Lust & Legacy: The Photography of Stanley Stellar

Equality = struggle. In order to fit in, at first you must stand out. This is the oxymoron of queer existence, and it is depicted brilliantly and boldly in the works of Stanley...