Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Buzzfeed calls our attention to this gallery of before-and-after images of vintage pin-up ladies — proving women have been retouched in photos, paintings, and advertisements long before Photoshop came into our lives. In this era, artists were "fixing" imperfections on their models with an actual paintbrush.

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched

Even Classic Pin-Ups Were Retouched


20 Classic Pin-Up Girls Before And After [Buzzfeed]
TIL that pinup girls looked different in real life... [Reddit]