Carnival was a British glamour photography magazine first published in 1955. It was published by Liverpolitan Limited of Birkenhead, England.[1] It was published in a 4 in × 6 in (100 mm × 150 mm) “pocket” format.[2] The first issue contained pictorials of Adrienne Corri and Shirley Ann Field.[1]

Cover of Carnival magazine, July 1955
CategoriesGlamour photography
First issue1955; 69 years ago (1955)
Final issue1959
CompanyLiverpolitan Limited

It was the sister magazine of Fiesta magazine (not to be confused with the later magazine of the same title), published from 1956 to 1959.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Carnival". Vintage Fetish. Retrieved 2022-06-18.
  2. ^ Slade, Joseph W. (2001). Pornography and Sexual Representation: A Reference Guide. Greenwood Press. p. 527. ISBN 978-0-313-31520-6.
  3. ^ "Fiesta". Vintage Fetish. Retrieved 2022-06-18.