Snap, click, sizzle! We are so excited to partner with Petra Mason, author of Bunny Yeager’s Darkroom, and Rizzoli publishing to bring you this retro style photo competition. Learn more about how your awesome Pin-up shots can win you some sweet prizes after the jump!
Based in New York and Miami, author Petra Mason is a Cultural Historian and Creative Director with a particular interest in vintage photography, Her newest book, Bunny Yeager’s Darkroom focuses on the work of the legendary Bunny Yeager, a model turned pin-up photographer. Bunny is best known for photographing the famous Bettie Page. Petra Mason is currently working on a book of Bunny Yeager’s images of the iconic queen of pin-ups Bettie Page for Rizzoli 2014. We had a great time interviewing Petra back in October. You can find that interview here.
From pin-ups to 1950’s fashion, everything is fair game as long as it has a bit of the Bunny Yeager spirit. So grab your friends and play dress up! Need some inspiration? Check out some of Bunny’s work here.
One runner up will receive:
A copy of Bunny Yeager’s Darkroom
15 piggy points to be used in our online store
Three honorable mentions will receive:
10 piggy points to be used in our online store
Prizing: Delivery of physical prizes will be mailed after April 12th
Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated.
Upload Limit: 10 images
Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height. You must have a high resolution image available (minimum 300 dpi)
Deadline April 8th
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