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Anime Central 2013 Convention Report

Jun 12, 20131 Comment400 Views

The Midwest's biggest Japanese culture convention, Anime Central, had another great run this year at the Rosemont Convention Center just outside of Chicago. With amazing

Dragon Age Hawke by rockinmonkeyninja. Shot with Canon 5D Mark II @ f/1.4, 1/320, ISO-200. Natural light.

Cosplay Photography at 85mm

Jun 11, 2013No Comments856 Views

In portrait and fashion photography, 85mm is probably my most used focal length when compression and the subject are the primary foci of the photographs.

Critique Corner - Episode 5

Cosplay Photographers’ Critique Corner – Episode #5

Jun 05, 20135 Comments365 Views

This episode of Critique Corner is moderated by Tim Vo with guest reviewers, Beethy, Ray Lum, and Martin Huang. Today we'll cover a Mononoke Hime

Andy Wana portrait

June 2013 Featured Photographer of the Month: Andy Wana

Jun 03, 2013No Comments631 Views

Our June photographer comes from down under but has made quite a name for himself in the international cosplay community with his bold, saturated colors


Big Wow Comicfest 2013 Convention Report by The Bui

May 27, 20132 Comments441 Views

Big Wow ComicFest might be small in size, but it still manages to draw some big names. The Bui fills us in on the sights


Introducing Our Latest Ambassador: Pugoffka

May 24, 2013No Comments267 Views

We at Cosplay Photographers are very proud to announce the latest photographer to join our family as one of our Ambassadors. It is none other


Cosplay Photography: Playing With Ambient Light

May 17, 20132 Comments584 Views

Chalked full of sample photos with detailed setup analysis including camera settings, this video is a much watch for cosplay photographers who struggle with getting


Insights Into Setting Up and Running an Anime Convention: DAiCon 2013 Con-Coverage

May 15, 2013No Comments313 Views

In the course of 17 weeks, I and 30 other UC Davis students from the Davis Anime Club (DAC) created DAiCon while studying for classes,

Shin from Amnesia by Alfred

May 2013 Featured Photographer of the Month: ARC Photography

May 01, 20131 Comment715 Views

When stepping into the cosplay World and start taking cosplay photography, I started taking photos with my DSLR around conventions with my fellow collegemates who


Cosplay Photography at Hotels and Convention Centers

Apr 23, 20134 Comments680 Views

At Anime Los Angeles, Tim Vo, The Bui, and Sushi Monster sat down for a panel discussion regarding tips and tricks on photography at hotels