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New York Comic Con 2017 – Saturday Gallery by Wonderllama Photo

Posted  October 21, 2017  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

Saturday at New York Comic Con is something to behold.  The cosplays are next-level, the crowds are enormous, and the energy is tangible.  While I spent most of the day shooting video, I was able to do a few quick photo shoots with Tiffany Rae Knight; Cosplay Dad; MicroMerc Digital; Gogo Incognito; Emarie Jay; Drew […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 Adam Etheridge Gallery, Saturday Part 2

Posted  October 20, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The second Saturday gallery by Adam Etheridge from New York Comic Con 2017 features a number of group shots from DC cosplayers, and also Game of Thrones, as well as an assortment of individual cosplayer shots taken outside and on the showroom floor. In this gallery you will find cosplayers  Lady Kayleen, Avacyn Ava, DC Cosplayers East, Cosplay Butterfly, Lua Stardust, […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 Adam Etheridge Gallery, Saturday Part 1

Posted  October 20, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Now we move on to Adam Etheridge‘s Saturday galleries from New York Comic Con 2017. By Saturday, Adam had a good idea of how he could make shooting outdoors work even without access to the famous tunnel. Among the cosplayers in this first of two galleries are MicroKitty, Hikaru Cosplay, Jester Props, The Nightosphere, Cosplay Crew, Mae Mae Twin Cosplay, overpowered.otter, OverWatch Cosplay, […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 FPS Gallery, Saturday Part 4

Posted  October 19, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

My last gallery from Saturday at New York Comic Con 2017 contains another of my favorite cosplays of the convention — the Black Panther from 1 million BC from Marvel’s Legacy title. Cosplayers you’ll find in this gallery include kamarirosa, cstuds, M I S S I S S I P P I, fashionenigma, Queerly Femmetastic Cosplay, Willow Silverlock, thedarkblu, Sofia Sivan, jareddreed, acaswell23, Nikki Lee Cosplay, yaldamn, RAD Cosplay, Vorian Cosplay, MicroMerc Digital, Cutiepiesensei Cosplay, tishilolo15, helalipop, urbanenigma, Scorpking Costuming, Dominycanknyght […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 FPS Gallery, Saturday Part 3

Posted  October 19, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Gallery three of four from Saturday at New York Comic Con 2017 includes one of the most bizarre cosplays — if it can be called that — I saw at the con. Schick had someone dressed up as the humanoid mech-like razor they called Hydrobot from the company’s commercials. While it is common to see official cosplays […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 FPS Gallery, Saturday Part 2

Posted  October 18, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The second gallery from Saturday at New York Comic Con 2017 covers the time of the panel we sponsored, Advanced Cosplay Q&A, and includes a couple of photos of three of our panelists: Lucky Grim Creative, Human Sushi Cosplay, and Mhysa Cosplay. In this gallery you will also find cosplayers Debbie Sath in the HoneyBee armor made by […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 Adam Etheridge Gallery, Thursday Part 2

Posted  October 12, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Our second gallery from Thursday from Adam Etheridge at  New York Comic Con 2017 shows that he found a place that he was happy with to grab photos of cosplayers, since the tunnel wasn’t available. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Miss Gidget, Harley Frances, that.ash.hole, PWNstar Cosplay & Photography, Teen Titans Tristate Cosplay, and many more. Photo gallery […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 Adam Etheridge Gallery, Thursday Part 1

Posted  October 12, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

While I was in my usual spot near the Starbucks on Level 1, snagging cosplayers as they walked by, our New Jersey main man Adam Etheridge was wandering around  New York Comic Con to get his photos. Like most photographers this year, Adam had to deal with the fact that the Level 1 tunnel that is a […]

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Consent, Intent, and Problematic Convention Culture

Posted  October 11, 2017  by  Ashley Rogers

I moderate and speak on panels a lot at professional writing, theater, TV, and fan events about many issues within the queer* community. I bring this up because on these panels outside of convention spaces a lot of folks who have never been to a con will say “Oh I hear that comic cons are […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 FPS Gallery, Thursday Part 2

Posted  October 11, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The second of two galleries from our bizarre Thursday at New York Comic Con 2017 contains one of only two times I shot a photo of one of the dozens of Pickle Rick cosplayers. I this case, I had to give props to a Pickle Rickpool. In this gallery you’ll find cosplayers PenelopeaCosplay, Reagan Kathryn, Elizabeth Rage, PrefectJosh, jamielikestocosplay, Tiny Tigress […]

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New York Comic Con 2017 FPS Gallery, Thursday Part 1

Posted  October 10, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The first gallery from New York Comic Con 2017 is from the first half of the craziest day of the con, Thursday. Our team experienced multiple instances of violation of the concept of required consent (not by us, to be perfectly clear) all of which involved security and resulted in the violators being warned of a ban […]

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Granite State Comicon 2017 After Party Cosplay Gallery

Posted  October 10, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Saturday night at the 15th annual Granite State Comicon, the event threw an after party at the nearby club Jewel. The theme was the ’90s, and there were plenty of awesome 1990s era cosplays on display. I had a backdrop that the party planning master The Covinator bought and we were set up in a back room […]

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Fans Say Not Cool Over Bungled Szechuan Sauce Event

Posted  October 9, 2017  by  Luis Correa

At the beginning of Season Three of Rick and Morty, Rick goes on a dark rant about his obsession with a minor sauce known as Szechuan that McDonald’s produced as a promotional tool for the 1998 release of Mulan. The sauce itself was a plum flavored little thing that by all accounts had been mediocre in […]

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Granite State Comicon 2017 Cosplay Gallery, Sunday Part 3

Posted  October 9, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The third and last gallery from Sunday is the penultimate one from the 15th annual Granite State Comicon. We still have one more gallery of shots, from the ’90s themed after party. In this gallery you’ll find cosplayers Momochi Cosplays, Stolen Soul Photography, GeezAlize Cosplay, Chris Doherty Quest For Screen Accuracy, Everyone’s Hero Cosplay, Mysty Riddler’s Piratanical Cosplays, AE Cosplay, The Covinator, The Uncontrollable Iron […]

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Granite State Comicon 2017 Cosplay Gallery, Sunday Part 2

Posted  October 6, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

The second of three galleries from Sunday at the 15th annual Granite State Comicon has one of my favorite ever fandom collisions, highlighted in the feature photo: Carl versus Pennywise over who owns some balloons. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are AkaneSaotome, Mysty Riddler’s Piratanical Cosplays, Pasha Cosplays, Sith Lantern Cosplay, Mini Mal Cosplay, Cosplay Dad, Deadlysymmetry, Chelsea Von Chastity Cosplay, Closet Geekery, Bloodborne […]

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Granite State Comicon 2017 Cosplay Gallery, Sunday Part 1

Posted  October 4, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Turned out that Sunday at the 15th annual Granite State Comicon was almost as busy for me as Saturday. So this is the first of three galleries, also just larger than or right around 100 images. Cosplayer in this gallery include Jedi Family Costuming, Samantha Young Cosplay, Mini Mal Cosplay, Momochi Cosplays, sarahjcosplay, maydaycosplay, That Wonder Woman, Mercynary Man, Warbirdcosplay, AO2 Cosplay, Lizz Ellis Photography, Cold Slither, Madruga Cosplay, Cares O-Lot Cosplay, Christina […]

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Blade Runner 2049 : Sequel Almost Perfectly Replicates the Original Feel

Posted  October 3, 2017  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

Los Angeles, 2049. Deep in the neon canyons, it’s still raining, still gritty, and people are still dealing with a replicant problem. In the 30 years since the events in Blade Runner, LA has become a densely packed urban dystopia, enclosed behind massive walls to keep out the raging ocean, city-sized garbage dumps, and neighboring […]

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Puerto Rico Relief Effort Launched By Keanu Reeves and NYCC

Posted  October 3, 2017  by  E. Ortiz

A powerhouse group made up of ReedPOP, Keanu Reaves, other filmmakers and more have launched an initiative to help give Puerto Rico immediate relief from the damage they sustained from Hurricane Irma and Maria. Please take the opportunity to read this and see how you can be a hero to someone today. ReedPOP is calling upon New […]

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Granite State Comicon 2017 Costume Contest

Posted  October 2, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

As always, any contest organized by The Covinator is a smoothly run affair with excellent judges and outstanding contestants, and the 15th annual Granite State Comicon was no different. Fair warning though, this gallery is larger than usual since it doesn’t make sense to break it up. The judges were Jay of Prop Culture, Human Sushi Cosplay, Mhysa Cosplay and Syagria Cosplay, and […]

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Granite State Comicon 2017 Cosplay Gallery, Saturday Part 4

Posted  October 1, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

Somewhere in this last set of photos taken Saturday at Granite State Comicon are pics shot by Sidekicker Cosplay‘s dad Doug. He is a photographer himself and agreed to step in while I went to the Cosplay Shoot-Out that Wonderllama Photography ran, pretending I knew enough about photography to judge the entries. Big thanks to Doug for everything, […]

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Granite State Comicon 2017 Cosplay Gallery, Saturday Part 3

Posted  September 30, 2017  by  Rodney Brown

This third set from the 15th annual Granite State Comicon shows a great example of one of the odd common occurrences in the cosplay world. In here you will find the second Catwoman inspired by Michelle Pfeiffer; the second of three, in fact, with one more coming up tomorrow. None of the cosplayers knew the others were planning on […]

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