cosplay photography

These photos show that Halloween costumes were much scarier 100 years ago

Oct 31, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Although Halloween can be traced back to ancient times, the celebration today is all about getting a sugar rush if you’re a kid or getting…

Photo story: A girl is an unlikely star of the last pagan ritual in Europe

Apr 18, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Asher Svidensky is one of those photographers whose photos you see once and remember for years. This is why I was thrilled to learn that…

Cosplay photoshoot with giant fake rifle sparks public warning from California authorities

Jul 8, 2019
Dunja Djudjic

Last week, a cosplay photoshoot involving a large fake rifle caused quite a stir on the public Seacliff State Beach in Monterey Bay, California. The…

Six more reasons why I don’t shoot at fan conventions

Jun 11, 2019
Rob Swackhamer

Last year I had written an article about why I don’t shoot at conventions. A lot of it was for logistical reasons (not enough space,…

This Halloween costume is a fully functional Nikon camera

Oct 31, 2018
Udi Tirosh

Here is an eye candy for any of you who are going to a costume party this Halloween. Photographer Bryan Troll built a full body Nikon…

This guy’s Halloween costume is a working DSLR camera

Oct 30, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

I thought that I can’t think of a better Halloween costume for a photographer than a huge camera. But Yohei Shimada took it to a…

I’m a photographer and I don’t shoot at fan conventions, here’s why

Aug 19, 2018
Rob Swackhamer

OK… so the title is only mostly true. I rarely con shoot. But the reasons for that still come from the same place. One thing…

This photographer recreates the movie worlds you always wanted to be in

Aug 11, 2018
Clinton lofthouse

David Byrd is the genius behind Reality Reimagined, a photography business that focusses on cosplay, fantasy, and storytelling.

Ian Tessler’s amazing cosplay work

May 19, 2018
Clinton lofthouse

Ian Tessler is a cosplay and fashion photographer from the Netherlands.  In his own words, he says ‘ “I am a passionate photographer loving alternative art,…

This photographer turned himself and his daughter into Wolverine’s Logan and Laura for this photo shoot

Feb 21, 2018
John Aldred

It just started off as an idea while thinking about what to shoot next. And as he’s been working hard at the gym the last…