All posts by Ger Tysk

Ger is a Boston-based cosplay and event photographer. She's been cosplaying since 2007 and took up cosplay photography in 2010 to give back to the community that's given so much to her. She's currently traveling the country interviewing and photographing cosplayers for her upcoming book about the culture of cosplay in the USA, "Breaking All The Rules: Cosplay and the Art of Self-Expression."

April 2013 Featured Photographer of the Mon...

Apr 01, 20134 Comments

Vaxzone: Cosplay photography is a little bit different from event, wedding, portrait and landscape photography. It is the combination of all the above plus creativity.

Crossing the Hill: Final Fantasy IX Private...

Mar 08, 20131 Comment

Final Fantasy IX, released in 2000, has been enjoying a resurgence lately in the cosplay scene. It has been traditionally eclipsed by other Final Fantasies

Katsucon Con Report by Ger Tysk

Feb 28, 2013No Comments

Katsucon 2013 was the celebration of the convention's 19th anniversary and their 4th year at the gorgeous Gaylord National on the Potomac River just outside

Anime USA 2012 Convention Report by Ger Tys...

Nov 16, 2012No Comments

Our East Coast staff photographer Ger Tysk attends her final convention for 2012: Anime USA. She brings us back great photos and coverage report of

The Challenge of the Self-Portrait

Oct 22, 2012No Comments

Staff photographer Ger Tysk offers insight into the challenges of doing a self-portrait and she offers some great tips on how to do successful self-portraits.