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Pinupchart – Shop

Welcome to Pinupchart. The ‘alternative’ test chart site. Our test charts are mainly designed for quick back focus adjustments. Designed exclusively by us with an expertise and know-how gained through years of experience in the movie industry.  

Who we are

We are all creatives with a technical background, working mostly in the German movie industry. So why shouldn’t we add a splash of color to the testrooms? After spending years working with cameras on-set, and zooming in on Siemens Stars in “test boxes”, we decided it was time to ‘jazz things up’ a bit. So […]

Vintage & Pinups

The style now called “retro art” is a genre of pop art which was developed in the 1940s and 1950s in response to a need for bold, eye-catching graphics that were easy to reproduce on simple presses available at the time in major centres. Retro advertising art has experienced a resurgence in popularity since its style is distinctive from modern computer-generated […]

Not for the easily offended!

Sex sells! we all know it, and yet we love it. We think we’ve found a nice balance of hot, tasteful and fun…and here it is! But be warned, it’s not for the too easily offended.