Poser was originally created by artist and programmer Larry Weinberg in 1995 as a software replacement for artist's mannequins. Version 1.0 and 2.0 were published by Fractal Design, which merged with MetaTools in 1997 to form MetaCreations. MetaCreations sold Poser to Curious Labs in 1999, which publishes it since then. The current version (as of 2005) is 6.0.
Using Poser for spanking artEdit
As visual spanking art is art that focuses on depicting the human body, and Poser is software specialized for this task, a number of spanking artists create rendered spanking art with Poser, including: