Looking to celebrate “ordinary” bodies?

Meatzine‘s 2018 calendar features 12 images of naked men — all different shapes, sizes, and ages.

None of the images will be retouched.

The project aims to end body-shaming in the gay community.

Related: Reality star Alex Bowen leaves little to imagination in 2018 calendar

Launched in 2010, the U.K.-based mag touts itself as a “smoking hot celebration” of “real guys”.

Founder/editor Adrian Lourie tells HuffPo he wanted to create “something a bit different.”

Muscular models do “nothing for my self-esteem or my body image,” he says.

That’s why he wanted to showcase “an alternative view” that went against the “prevailing image of gay men as young, with perfect, porn-ready bodies.”

Watch the promo vid, and check out highlights from the calendar below:


h/t: Attitude

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