I was perusing through my collection of progress pictures of my own personal bodybuilding journey, and thought I'd bite the bullet and post some pictures to illustrate my progression over the past 3 years or so.
First a little background. I started out pretty damn fat, probably lumping myself into the skinny-fat bodytype, consisting of a smallish frame/bone structure, but chunky as all hell and with little to no muscle on my body. I started losing weight because of excessive partying, consisting of a ton of raving and drug use. Seeing the fatloss results, I decided to look into lifting weights to help things along, and hopefully build a little muscle along the way. At the beginning picture, I weighed in at about 175 pounds, and was literally disgusted with my body, with a low self esteem to match.
Here's my pre-lifting photo to give an idea of what I started with: