Bunny Yeager the pin-up model turned pin-up photographer has sadly passed away today but leaves behind a legacy that has inspired countless photographers and helped shape an entire genre. Bunny Yeager was recognized for helping launch Bettie Page's career among her many accomplishments.
A giant in the world of photography Bunny Yeager will be remembered as a trailblazer for her liberal and, at the time, provocative work. She set the standard for the genre we define as "pin-up" today. Her passing is a great loss for the community but her work will forever stay with us. In commemoration lets take a look at some of her work. Feel free to share your favorite works of Bunny's in the comments section.
Rest in peace Betty Yeager.
[Via Miami Herald]