Al Lin

Sakura-Con 2014: Convention Report

May 06, 20141 Comment

This year we bring you a cosplay photographer focused point of view on Sakura Con 2014, giving you an in-depth look at the venue, location,

Private Photo Shoot with Enayla – Orr...

Apr 28, 2014No Comments

Ever wonder what you could get after some 600+ hours of cosplay crafting, 2 weeks of planning, 9 hours of shooting, and 15+ hours of

PAX Prime 2013 Coverage by Victoria Chik

Sep 23, 2013No Comments

Victoria Chik, Adam Patrick Murray, Wei Hei, and Al Lin spent some time at Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) Prime 2013. Read about their experience here.

Post Processing Tutorial – Ganondorf

Aug 14, 20131 Comment

In this post processing tutorial, Al walks you through how he edited a photo of Ganondorf cosplay.

Anime Expo 2013 Convention Coverage by Vict...

Jul 30, 2013No Comments

One of the biggest anime conventions in North America, Anime Expo took place over the weekend of July 4th at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

How I Shot It – Cosplay Photographers...

Jul 17, 20131 Comment

Cosplay Photographers photo-booth shooting experience at Anime Expo 2013 and how one photographer goes about shooting cosplay on a thunder gray backdrop set.

Cosplay Photography at 85mm

Jun 11, 2013No Comments

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.

Speed Edit – A Quick Look

Apr 15, 2013No Comments

It is to no one’s wonder that post-processing is a big part of my photography workflow, and for the most part I spend roughly 20-30

Cosplay Photography At 50mm

Apr 11, 201334 Comments

Let’s face it: serious photography requires serious cash, but that goes with every kind of hobby, cosplay included. But for every hobby, there are always

Convention Report – Emerald City Comi...

Mar 21, 2013No Comments

Emerald City Comicon (ECCC), dubbed “the largest comic book and pop culture convention in the Pacific Northwest”, took place over the first weekend of March