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Happy 238th Birthday, America!

Posted July 4, 2014 by Rodney Brown

OK, I know it is the anniversary of the start of the American Revolution, not the actual birth of the country, but who lets facts get in the way of celebrating? Not us ‘Mericans! Below is a gallery of some of my favorite shots of cosplayers celebrating the red, white and blue. Not all are […]

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MomoCon 2014 Photography Gallery by Bentpic5!

Posted May 26, 2014 by Bentpic5

MomoCon 2014 was held this past weekend at the Hilton and the Marriott Marquis in downtown Atlanta. This con has gone from a small free con hosted by a college club into a top con to be at in the Southeast. This year it reached a new high of 14,600 attendees, which is a 20 percent increase from […]

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A Study in Ren Faire Scarlet!

Posted May 23, 2014 by Rodney Brown

While I was at the New Hampshire Renaissance Faire last weekend, I was thrilled to run into my friend and model Scarlet Renarde, who was working for not one, but two vendors!  The good folks at both Aetas Designs and Lost Art Chains were kind enough to allow me to haul Scarlet around the faire […]

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PAX East 2014 Gallery by KBV Photography!

Posted May 18, 2014 by Rodney Brown

The fun from PAX East 2014 continues in this new gallery of cosplayers shot by our own KBV Photography at the biggest gaming convention on the East Coast. So return with us to halls of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

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Yoko Littner Blazes Away at Zenkaikon 2014!

Posted May 11, 2014 by Rodney Brown

There was no chance any mechas were going to invade Zenkaikon late last month, with Yoko Littner on the job. Yoko is actually Ichigei Cosplay, and the photos were taken by our own KBV Photography at Zenkaikon’s home base of the Lancaster County Convention Center in Lancaster, Penn. Below check out the fantastic photos of […]

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Friday Cosplay Gallery from PAX East 2014

Posted April 14, 2014 by Rodney Brown

While it is true that the game League of Legends seems to be responsible for nearly half of all cosplay costumes at PAX East 2014, held this past weekend at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, that’s not a bad thing. Riot Games has stepped up its design for its characters in the past few […]

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Katsucon 2014 Cosplay Gallery by KBV Photography!

Posted March 11, 2014 by Rodney Brown

At the recent 20th anniversary Katsucon, our own photo boss KBV Photography took these shots of some amazing cosplayers inside the beautiful Gaylord Resort and outside. Check out the fun and frivolity below!  

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Katsucon 2014 World Cosplay Summit Qualifier Gallery!

Posted March 3, 2014 by Rodney Brown

Katsucon is one of the US locations at which teams can qualify for the World Cosplay Summit. This year our own KBV Photography went to the Sunday event and got these shots of the cosplayers acting out their skits. The winning team was Bejitaballz Cosplay, with their Soul Calibur group (the team with the guy […]

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Ichibancon Cosplay Gallery, Part Two

Posted February 12, 2014 by E. Ortiz

Here is the second set of photos that Double Stomp Productions got at Ichibancon 2014. Below is a brief rundown of the con from Double Stomp’s Willie Brown, followed by the great pictures. And don’t forget to scroll to the bottom for links to many of the Facebook pages of the cosplayers in the photos. […]

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Arisia 2014 Cosplay Gallery

Posted January 20, 2014 by Rodney Brown

Arisia is an old-school science fiction and fantasy convention held in Boston every January, with panels on topics like gender roles in science fiction movies and proper etiquette in boffer games, among many others. The cosplay trends toward steampunk and fantasy, but there is also a good showing of superheroes and even some gaming cosplays. […]

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My Best Cosplay Shots of 2013: The Gents

Posted December 30, 2013 by Rodney Brown

This is the second in a three-part series looking back at some of the most amazing cosplays I got a chance to shoot in 2013. I was a very busy year for me for cons and cosplay photography. I was privileged to get to go to cosplay powerhouse cons like Katsucon, Megacon and DragonCon for the […]

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Yes, these three perfect dwarves from The Hobbit are women. I had no idea until I told them I was shooting for Nerd Caliber and Thorin said in a very feminine voice, "Oh, that's cool!"
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My Best Cosplay Shots of 2013: Genderbenders and Crossplayers

Posted December 29, 2013 by Rodney Brown

2013 was a very busy year for me for cons and cosplay photography. I was privileged to get to go to cosplay powerhouse cons like Katsucon, Megacon and DragonCon for the first time this year, and managed to take photos of some truly mind-blowing cosplayers and costumes. Starting today I will post a list of […]

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Marvelous M. Bison Attire Cammy Cosplay by Alexia Jean Gray!

Posted November 25, 2013 by Rodney Brown

  At the past weekend’s Super MegaFest comic book and entertainment convention held in Framingham, Mass., Florida cosplayer Alexia Jean Gray braved the New England deep-freeze to be a cosplay guest, along with Pennsylvania’s Soni Aralynn and native New Englanders Nicole Marie Jean, Destiny Nickelsen and Renata Gatti. We got a chance to do a […]

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Rhode Island Comic Con 2013 Cosplay Gallery!

Posted November 4, 2013 by Rodney Brown

Check out your Editor in Chief’s cosplay shots from the biggest little comic convention on the East Coast, Rhode Island Comic Con — set to hit around 50,000 attendees in just its second year.

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Blob Fest 2013 Lives Again … Through Pictures!

Posted July 17, 2013 by Shawn Proctor

All photo credits: Colin Proctor.

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Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con: like the “Game of Thrones” “Red Wedding” Scene—Except Not
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Spoiler-Free Fun: Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con was sort of like the “Game of Thrones” “Red Wedding” Scene—Except Without the Years of Therapy Afterward

Posted June 6, 2013 by Shawn Proctor

This year’s Comic Con came off like a grand wedding—a little old (“Firefly”), a little new (“The Walking Dead”), a little borrowed (Superhero Battle Royale panel), a little blue (two fantastic “Doctor Who” panels.) And like a great wedding reception there were moments of great joy and tears and a whole lot of Deadpools, Harley […]

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Wondered What Happened At WonderCon 2013?

Posted May 17, 2013 by Ashphord Jacoway

What a wonderful WonderCon 2013. I saw a lot of old friends from out of state and I can tell you, the wait was worth it. First and foremost,  I got to be with my fellow Chocolate Covered Cosplayer, Ginger of GnB Cosplay. I love seeing my sisters I also ran into Vampy the Vamptress, […]

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Soul Evans and Blair The Witch! Spectacular SOUL EATER Cosplay!

Posted May 17, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Check out Photographer Bentpic5‘s latest collection of photos of Samuel Dickens and Kayla Marie, taken at MTAC 2013. Together, these two cosplayers are showing their interpretation of two characters from the Japanese series Soul Eater. Samuel is cosplaying the character Soul Eater Evans, a living weapon, literally, and Kayla is cosplaying Blair, a cat creature with magical powers.  

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KBV Photography’s Castle Point Anime Convention 2013 Cosplay Gallery

Posted April 23, 2013 by Kiera Vallone

Check out this awesome set of KBV Photography‘s gallery of cosplayers that attended this year’s Castle Point Anime Convention.

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Con Report: Anime Matsuri 2013

Posted April 17, 2013 by Angelwing

Anime Matsuri began in 2007 and celebrated its 7th year this past Easter Weekend at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Houston May 29-31st in 2013. This was the convention’s first year at the Hyatt and it attracted more than 14,000 attendees, the largest yet for Anime Matsuri. I started my Friday with a few shoots. […]

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Out Of This World TRON Cosplay at MegaCon 2013!

Posted April 15, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Check out cosplayer Greg Washington‘s interpretation of TRON at MegaCon 2013, with photos taken by Ken AD Photography.

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Mass Effect Renegade Shepard Cosplay by Bill Doran of Punished Props

Posted April 5, 2013 by E. Ortiz

At PAX East 2013, we met up with Punished Props‘ Bill Doran, where not only did we get some awesome shots of his Renegade Shepard cosplay from Mass Effect, taken by FirstPerson Shooter, but we also did an interview with Bill about why he loves making amazing props!    

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Hope and Serah – Final Fantasy XIII Cosplay – Momocon 2013

Posted April 4, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Check out these awesome cosplays by Sanguine Cosplay of characters Hope Estheim and Serah Farron from the video game Final Fantasy XIII. These photos were taken by Bentpic5 at Momocon 2013.

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SPIDER SLICER! Bioshock Cosplay by Marie Grey

Posted April 4, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Cosplayer Marie Grey created this terrifyingly beautiful cosplay of a Spider Slicer. Spider Slicer are one of the popular lurkers you encounter in the dark world of Bioshock, a video game from Irrational Games. These photos were taken by FirstPerson Shooter at PAX East 2013.

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Incredible Janna The Storm’s Fury (League of Legends) Cosplay

Posted April 3, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Seattle cosplayer BritTheBadger created this awesome interpretation of Janna, The Storm’s Fury, from the popular League of Legends video game. In this article, we not only have a collection of great pictures of her cosplay taken by FirstPerson Shooter but also we also had a chance to do a video interview with her about the […]

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Kristen Hughey as JADE – Mortal Kombat Cosplay at PAX East 2013

Posted April 2, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Kristen Hughey and FirstPerson Shooter has made Jade, the ruthless fighter from the Mortal Kombat video games, come to life! Check out these amazing photos by Firstperson Shooter of Kristen Hughey’s Jade taken at PAX East 2013.

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Ritsu and Mio as Romeo and Juliet – K-ON Cosplay at Momocon 2013

Posted March 31, 2013 by E. Ortiz

At Momocon 2013, Yashuntafun and T H A M put together this impressive cosplay of Mio Akiyama and Ritsu Tainaka, who are dressed up as Romeo and Juliet for their class play, from the Japanese series K-ON. These great photos were taken by Benpic5.

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Finn! Adventure Time Cosplay by Stacey Rebecca – MegaCon 2013

Posted March 31, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Cosplayer and model Stacey Rebecca put together this lovely interpretation of Finn, one of the main heroes from the very popular Adventure Time series.  These photos were taken at Megacon 2013 by FirstPerson Shooter.

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The Greatest GLaDOS Cosplay I’ve Ever Seen – Interview with Propped Up Creations

Posted March 28, 2013 by E. Ortiz

I’ve always been a big fan of Propped Up Creations‘ work on video game cosplay, and was fortunate to be a part of a creative photoshoot of their Mass Effect characters running for President at the New York Comic Con last year. This year at PAX East they unveiled their Portal cosplays of GLaDOS, Chell […]

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Adventure Time And Sailor Moon Cosplay Crossover!

Posted March 28, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Cosplayers Amanda Finley and Tiffany Diaz put together this awesome costume mash-up of popular Adventure Time characters Princess Bubblegum and Marceline, the Vampire Queen and the sailor scouts of Sailor Moon. These awesome pictures were taken by Bentpic5 Photography at Momocon 2013.

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The Most Amazing Momocon 2013 Cosplay Gallery!

Posted March 27, 2013 by Bentpic5

Momocon is an anime convention that was once hosted by The Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA. The convention is run by the Georgia Tech club Anime O-Tekku since its inception in 2005. From 2005 to 2011 there was no entry fee to MomoCon. From its beginning through 2011, it was held on the […]

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Slenderman, Chun-Li and Soundwave! Springfest 2013 Cosplay Gallery

Posted March 27, 2013 by Kiera Vallone

Check these great photos from KBV Photography‘s time at Springfest 2013, an anime convention located at a college in Brooklyn, New York.

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Poison Ivy Cosplay by AlyChu – MegaCon 2013

Posted March 26, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Check out these amazing cosplay photos taken by FirstPerson Shooter of AlyChu Cosplay‘s interpretation of Poison Ivy. For those unfamiliar, Poison Ivy is one of the more popular villains (or anti-hero, depending who the writer is) in Batman’s rogues gallery. These photos were taken at Megacon 2013.

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Red Sonja Cosplay – Interview with Cosplayer Nicole Marie Jean

Posted March 26, 2013 by JIbrii Ransom

In our latest article with cosplayer Nicole Marie Jean, not only do we have a great set of photos of her Red Sonja cosplay taken by FirstPerson Shooter but we also have an video interview with her as well. The photos were shot in Megacon 2013 but the video, interviewed by Jibrii Ransom, was filmed […]

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Spectacular Ren Cosplay from DearS – Megacon 2013

Posted March 19, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Cosplayer Ashley Keenh met up with photographer FirstPerson Shooter at Megacon 2013 and took these spectacular shots of her Ren cosplay from the Japanese series DearS.

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Let Me Tell You About Potterstuck!

Posted March 17, 2013 by E. Ortiz

I really enjoy seeing creative ways of reinventing popular genres and characters we have seen cosplayed many times before. Cosplay dynamic duo Cowbutt Crunchies (and Terezi in these photos is Vantasss) have put together this awesome Potterstuck cosplay, a mash-up of Harry Potter and Homestuck. Cowbutt Crunchies have put out amazing work before (with tutorials) and you can view […]

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Amazing Supergirl and Rydia (Final Fantasy) Cosplay by Ani-Mia!

Posted March 10, 2013 by E. Ortiz

At the Emerald City Comicon, photographer Bill Hinsee took some quick shots of Ani-Mia cosplaying Rydia from Final Fantasy and Supergirl. Check them out!

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Ani-Mia’s Silk Spectre Cosplay – Emerald City Comicon 2013

Posted March 8, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Bill Hinsee Photography met up with popular cosplayer Ani-Mia and took these awesome shots of her Silk Spectre (Sally Jupiter) cosplay. For those unfamiliar with the character Silk Spectre, she was one of the main characters in the Watchmen movie and graphic novel. These shots were taken at the Emerald City Comicon 2013.

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Steampunk Harley Quinn – Emerald City Comic Con 2013

Posted March 6, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Check out these marvelous set of photos of Devious Cosplay‘s version of Steampunk Harley Quinn taken by Bill Hinsee Photography. These photos were shot at the Emerald City Comic Con 2013 in Seattle, Washington.

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Katsucon 2013 – My Little Pony Cosplay Collection

Posted March 6, 2013 by Kiera Vallone

During our time at Katsucon 2013, photographer Kiera Vallone of KBV Photography was able to grab these great photos from a My Little Pony photoshoot gathering that featured a lot of great cosplays!

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Katsucon 2013 Cosplay Gallery

Posted March 5, 2013 by Kiera Vallone

Katsucon had such a large gathering of all sorts of great cosplayers, and this is KBV Photography‘s collection of photos taken at the convention.

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Elysiam Entertainment: The Art of Cosplay Photography (With Yaya Han)

Posted February 26, 2013 by JIbrii Ransom

Interviewer Jibrii Ransom talks to photographer Kayhettin, owner of Elysiam Entertainment, about his love for cosplay photography and other issues surrounding his work. Included in this interview is a few words from popular cosplayer Yaya Han about the work of Elysiam Entertainment. Filmed at Katsucon 2013.

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Marie Grey as Feca’s Shield (Wakfu) Cosplay

Posted February 25, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Check out FirstPerson Shooter‘s collection of cosplayer Marie Grey‘s awesome portrayal of Feca’s Shield from Wakfu, an MMORPG. These were taken at Katsucon 2013.

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What If Sailor Moon Characters Were Designed In The 1950’s?

Posted February 25, 2013 by E. Ortiz

I really enjoy when cosplayers take familiar characters and reinvent them in marvelous and creative ways. In this article, we interview members of the cosplay group Human Sushi Cosplay about their Sailor Mercury and Sailor Venus cosplays that they designed and styled with the fashions of the 1950s. Also included are some lovely pictures taken […]

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Stella Chuu as Rei Ayanami – Neon Genesis Evangelion Cosplay

Posted February 25, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Check out FirstPerson Shooter‘s collection of cosplayer Stella Chuu‘s awesome portrayal of Rei Ayanami from the popular Japanese series Neon Genesis Evangelion. These were taken at Katsucon 2013.

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Galadriel (of The Hobbit) Cosplay – Katsucon 2013

Posted February 22, 2013 by Kiera Vallone

Today’s cosplayer spotlight is on AmericanNia (https://www.facebook.com/theofficialpageofAmericanNia) and she is cosplaying Galadriel from one of the most popular films of 2012, The Hobbit. These were taken at Katsucon 2013 by KBV Photography.

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Templecon 2013 Cosplayer Spotlight – Kitty Deane Albano

Posted February 22, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Today, we are sharing with you the gorgeous photos of cosplayer Kitty Deane Albano taken at Templecon 2013 in Rhode Island. Photos are by Red Zebra Photography.

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The Plugsuit Project Cosplay Gallery – Katsucon 2013

Posted February 21, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Anna Fischer is one of cosplay’s best photographers in America and I was very excited when she shared with me her latest cosplay gallery collection called The Plugsuit Project. The Plugsuit Project (PSP) are a series of photos that features special lighting that enhances PVC, latex, and Vinyl-fashioned cosplay. Here are her latest samples of her […]

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Yaya Han – Fiora Laurent (League of Legends) Cosplay

Posted February 19, 2013 by E. Ortiz

This is a collection of FirstPerson Shooter‘s photos of Yaya Han‘s awesome cosplay of Fiora Laurent from League of Legends. These were taken at Katsucon 2013.

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Black Rock Shooter Cosplay – Katsucon 2013

Posted February 19, 2013 by E. Ortiz

Two-thirds of the award winning cosplay team Human Sushi Cosplay met up with photographer FirstPerson Shooter at Katsucon 2013 and together they put together these amazing pictures of their cosplay of Black Rock Shooter.  

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