Hello, this is the first post for badstockart.com – an archive and interrogation of horrid stock photography, illustration, animation and anything else peddled to those in search for something beautiful.
we’ll start with an innocent search for “ice cream” for a direct mail piece targeting moms with young kids who like to have fun. you know, fun like ice cream. but this photographer knows what kids really like. tennis balls. dripping blood. in a sugar cone.