Book ‘Em: Photographers Idris+Tony Discuss the Making of The World According to Wonder Pt. 2

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JSJ:  What are some of your favorite pictures? TONY:  Alright, let's see, we have the book here.  We’ll just kind of flip through... JSJ:  Page one! IDRIS:  The dumpster, the first image is the dumpster shot of Randy and Fenton. JSJ:  So fabulous! IDRIS:  That was fun because like it was the beginning of the work day, and people were ... See the Rest

Book ‘Em: Photographers Idris+Tony Discuss the Making of The World According to Wonder Pt. 1

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JSJ:  Are you happy with the way the book turned out? TONY: Yeah, it turned out beautifully. JSJ:  Tell me how the whole project came about. IDRIS:  Our first project with World of Wonder was Miss Navajo. We did the stills for that film, and then we worked again on Grab with World of Wonder. So it’s kind of our photography ... See the Rest

Fenton and Randy Cover Next

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Looking GORGEOUS! From the article: "'Everything I dreamed I could achieve I saw reflected in their eyes,' RuPaul explains via telephone. 'That was from the moment I met them in 1985. They got me. They didn’t even have to say they got me. I saw it in their eyes, and I trust them. We all come from the school of ‘the rest of the world will catch up.’ ... See the Rest

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Fenton and Randy Talk to the Daily Beast About Their Favorite WOW Projects

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The boys discuss 17 of their favorite movies and TV shows. Here's an excerpt: The Eyes of Tammy Faye (2000): To this day, people tell us how much they love this film. Tammy Faye truly changed our lives, and to have known her was such a gift. One day while filming we decided to visit Heritage USA, the amusement park that Jim and Tammy built at ... See the Rest

Book ‘Em: Thairin Smothers’ Gaymazing Drag Transformation

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For the last week or so, I've been posting my favorite wowlebrity portraits from The World According to Wonder (OUT TOMORROW!), building up to my absolute super number one favorite pictures in the book, nay, IN THE HISTORY OF PORTRAITURE, these: Thairin in drag. Yep. Every time I see these two pics, I gasp and scream "THAT BITCH!" He's the only ... See the Rest

Book ‘Em: Wowlebrity Portraits in The World According to Wonder

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Raja, one of my absolute favorite wowlebrities. So gorgeous. So glamorous. And yet so approachable. A real Hollywood treasure. From the book: "Raja Gemini, performer. Winner, RuPaul's Drag Race, season three. The secret of her success? 'Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels.' Photographed by Mathu Andersen, Culver City, California, Septemper 3, ... See the Rest

The World According to Wonder at the Printer!

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It's coming! It's coming! Only four more days! The WOW coffee table book, The World According to Wonder, will be available on Amazon, February 5. Can you feel the excitement? Here it is, at the printers, looking all deliciously pre-book-like and whatnot. I love looking at pictures like this. I love watching the process. The books are being printed ... See the Rest