It Takes A lot (of Photoshop) to be A Playboy Centerfold

11.19.10 Bucky Turco

The feministas over at Jezebel uncovered a treasure trove of Playboy stuff being auctioned at Christie’s, including some decades old issues “marked up by editors and the art department.” The copies offer a revealing look into the world of (early) Photoshop retouching that made editorials like this and later ones featuring Kim Kardashian possible. See the whole NSFW collection of manipulated beauties here.