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Dragon Con 2017 Saturday Cosplay Gallery 3 by Bentpic5

Posted September 11, 2017 by Bentpic5

The third and last of three galleries from Saturday at Dragon Con taken by Bentpic5 encompass the evening, when the partying at Dragon Con reaches its peak. Luckily I avoided any of the very late criminal stupidity of dropping bottles from upper floors into the atrium. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Miss Sinister Cosplay, Jacey Julep, Yaya Han, Brandon the […]

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Dragon Con 2017 Saturday Cosplay Gallery 2 by Bentpic5

Posted September 10, 2017 by Bentpic5

Here is the second of three galleries from Saturday at Dragon Con taken by Bentpic5. These shots were mostly taken after the very popular parade, which has hundreds, maybe thousands, of cosplayers marching in the late summer Atlanta heat. Photo gallery tips: Once the page loads the images, you will see the Forward and Back navigation arrows above the […]

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Dragon Con 2017 Saturday Cosplay Gallery 1 by Bentpic5

Posted September 9, 2017 by Bentpic5

We now move on to the first of three galleries from Saturday at Dragon Con taken by Bentpic5! Photo gallery tips: Once the page loads the images, you will see the Forward and Back navigation arrows above the image, in case you want to scroll faster than the preset. And to see the entire gallery as thumbnails, click on […]

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Dragon Con 2017 Friday Cosplay Gallery 3 by Bentpic5

Posted September 7, 2017 by Bentpic5

We are now up to the third and final cosplay gallery of photos taken Friday by Bentpic5 from Dragon Con 2017. Stay tuned for more from him from Saturday and Sunday, as well as more galleries from Wonderllama Photography. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Rebellion Barbie Cosplay, and many more. Photo gallery tips: Once the page loads the […]

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Dragon Con 2017 Friday Cosplay Gallery 2 by Bentpic5

Posted September 6, 2017 by Bentpic5

Here is the second cosplay gallery from Friday at Dragon Con by Bentpic5. Friday is often nearly as busy a day for cosplay in the convention as Saturday, since the parade is Saturday morning, and. That, and the fact that the partying has only had one night to take effect, means things get started earlier. Cosplayers in this […]

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Dragon Con 2017 Friday Cosplay Gallery 1 by Bentpic5

Posted September 5, 2017 by Bentpic5

Friday at Dragon Con drew in an energetic crowd like usual. While the crowds aren’t as crazy as Saturday, it did bring a vast variety of attendees and cosplayers. Here is my second Dragon Con 2017 cosplay gallery, covering a snippet of the amazing costumes and attendees you can catch while at the Atlanta-based convention. Whether it be […]

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DragonCon 2017 Thursday Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5

Posted September 1, 2017 by Bentpic5

While there is call for Wednesday to be the  new so-called “Day Zero” for DragonCon,  a lot of attendees arrived between Wednesday and Thursday to check in and start their con weekend. By the afternoon, there were costumes and cosplays swirling among the lobbies of the select host hotels. Here’s to another year of my photo coverage […]

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Anime Weekend Atlanta 2016 Cosplay Gallery 1

Posted October 10, 2016 by Bentpic5

The end of Summer and start of Fall is crunch time for most Atlanta cosplayers, with two large cons falling within a month of each other. Late last month was Anime Weekend Atlanta, which returned to the Galleria Convention Center. This was a big year for the con, with a reported 28,781 unique attendees over the […]

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DragonCon 2016 Cosplay Gallery 7 by Bentpic5

Posted September 12, 2016 by Bentpic5

Even though DragonCon takes place over Labor Day weekend and therefore Monday is also an official day of the convention, many people choose to use that as their day to travel home. Still this DragonCon 2016 cosplay gallery 7 of photos by Bentpic5 is full of awesome cosplayers. The Monday cosplay crowd still goes strong after what is likely […]

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DragonCon 2016 Cosplay Gallery 6 by Bentpic5

Posted September 10, 2016 by Bentpic5

The second Sunday gallery of photos by Bentpic5  from DragonCon is also our DragonCon 2016 cosplay gallery 6. By holding DragonCon over Labor Day weekend, the convention allows people the option of traveling on Monday instead of the usual Sunday of a weekend con. That means that the Sunday cosplay crowd still goes strong after what seems […]

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Fifth DragonCon 2016 Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5

Posted September 9, 2016 by Bentpic5

Here is the first Sunday gallery from DragonCon captured by Bentpic5 and overall the fifth DragonCon 2016 gallery. This year, the Sunday cosplay crowd was still going strong after what seems like a long weekend. For some, it is their final day of what could have been their best weekend of the year. DragonCon is typically […]

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DragonCon 2016 Cosplay Gallery 4 by Bentpic5

Posted September 8, 2016 by Bentpic5

DragonCon’s Saturday is the main day when it comes to attendance. Atlanta expected more than 500,000 people visiting the town for the various events and sports games taking place. This doesn’t include the thousands of Georgia locals that come to Atlanta just to see the parade and the DragonCon attendees. People of all ages come out to […]

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DragonCon 2016 Gallery 3 of Cosplay Photos by Bentpic5

Posted September 7, 2016 by Bentpic5

Friday at DragonCon 2016 definitely packed its fair share of attendees and cosplayers into the host hotels. While some might question if this year seemed to flow differently, I can say it was still going strong. Check out the rest of the photos in gallery 3 of cosplay that capture Friday at the con around the […]

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Second DragonCon 2016 Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5

Posted September 6, 2016 by Bentpic5

Thursday and Friday nights at DragonCon drew in an energetic crowd like usual. While the crowds aren’t as crazy as Saturday, it did bring a vast variety of attendees and cosplayers. Here is the second DragonCon 2016 cosplay gallery, covering a snippet of the amazing costumes and attendees you can catch while at DragonCon. Whether it be anime, […]

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DragonCon 2016 Cosplay Gallery 1 by Bentpic5

Posted September 5, 2016 by Bentpic5

This year, attendees were in high numbers on the so-called “Day Zero” for DragonCon. A lot of attendees arrived Wednesday and Thursday to check in and start their con weekend. By the afternoon, there were costumes and cosplays swirling among the lobbies of the select host hotels. Here’s to another year of my photo coverage of the […]

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Gallery 2 of 2016 MomoCon Cosplay by Bentpic5!

Posted May 31, 2016 by Bentpic5

This is the second of five MomoCon cosplay galleries in our photo coverage of Atlanta’s 2016 MomoCon from Bentpic5, featuring 90+ photos of awesome cosplays you could have seen this year. To see the first gallery of cosplayers at the con held at the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta over Memorial Day weekend, click on MomoCon 2016 Cosplay. We are also […]

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DragonCon 2015 Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5 – Sunday

Posted September 15, 2015 by Bentpic5

Here is the Sunday gallery from DragonCon captured by Bentpic5. For some, it is their final day of what could have been their best weekend of the year. DragonCon is typically a 4 day convention that is based out of Atlanta, Georgia. For some attendees, it is more like a week long con starting on Wednesday […]

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DragonCon 2015 Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5 – Saturday

Posted September 11, 2015 by Bentpic5

DragonCon’s Saturday is the main day when it comes to attendance. This year, the con pulled in over 70,000 attendees over the four days. This doesn’t include the hundreds of Georgia locals that come to Atlanta just to see the parade and the people in costume. People of all ages come out to DragonCon in […]

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DragonCon 2015 Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5 – Friday

Posted September 7, 2015 by Bentpic5

Friday at DragonCon drew in a large crowd like usual. While the crowds aren’t as crazy as Saturday, it did bring a vast variety of attendees and cosplayers. Here is a gallery covering just some of the amazing costumes and attendees you can catch while at DragonCon. Whether it be anime, comics, movies, memes, fan art, […]

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DragonCon 2015 Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5 – Thursday

Posted September 4, 2015 by Bentpic5

The so-called “Day Zero” for DragonCon is no ghost town. The attendees arrive Thursday to check in and start the weekend off right. By the afternoon, there is already a crowd full of costumes and cosplay swirling among the lobbies of the select host hotels. I am lucky enough to attend the convention again this year […]

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MomoCon 2015 Cosplay Gallery By Double Stomp Productions

Posted June 5, 2015 by Rodney Brown

Our last gallery from Atlanta’s 2015 MomoCon comes from Willie of Double Stomp Productions, also a Georgia-based photographer as is Blake of Bentpic5, whose first gallery and second one have been published. Photo gallery tips: Once the page loads the images, you will see the Forward and Back navigation arrows above the image, in case you want to […]

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MomoCon Cosplay Gallery Part 2 From BentPic5!

Posted June 3, 2015 by Rodney Brown

Next up in our photo coverage of Atlanta’s 2015 MomoCon is the second gallery from Bentpic5, of images from Saturday and Sunday. Photo gallery tips: Once the images load, you will see the Forward and Back navigation arrows above the image, in case you want to scroll faster than the preset. And to see the entire gallery as thumbnails, click on the […]

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MomoCon Cosplay Gallery Part 1 From BentPic5!

Posted June 2, 2015 by Rodney Brown

Atlanta’s other general nerdery convention, MomoCon, was held last weekend, and while there were some reports of increased harassing activity over previous years, most people posting on various social media venues — and in the many pictures our team there captured — seemed to be enjoying themselves immensely. MomoCon had grown to about 15,000 unique […]

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Sunday DragonCon 2014 Cosplay Gallery – FirstPerson Shooter

Posted September 9, 2014 by Rodney Brown

Sunday at DragonCon, I shot as many pics as I did Saturday, maybe even more, but a lot of them will be in a couple of later galleries devoted to specific subject matter shoots. So the general hall shots didn’t add up to enough to split into two galleries, but there are still more than […]

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Saturday DragonCon 2014 Cosplay Gallery, Part 2 – FirstPerson Shooter

Posted September 7, 2014 by Rodney Brown

The Saturday craziness continues from DragonCon 2014, with the second cosplay gallery from me, FirstPerson Shooter. I am not sure you can see the detail in the cog armor made and worn by the disabled veteran in the picture with Mark Hyrullian Cosplay as Thor, but it is amazing, and he even designed his own […]

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Saturday DragonCon 2014 Cosplay Gallery, Part 1 – FirstPersonShooter

Posted September 6, 2014 by Rodney Brown

Saturday was the craziest day at DragonCon 2014 and I have nearly 200 images from that day alone. So here is Part 1 of that gigantic pile of pics, with Part 2 coming tomorrow. Check out the amazing Thor by Mark Hyrullian Cosplay and Lady Sif by Kayla Ann Cosplay. And fans of both the Ghostbusters and […]

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Friday DragonCon Cosplay Gallery, Part 2 – FirstPerson Shooter

Posted September 5, 2014 by Rodney Brown

I didn’t do as good a job of dividing Friday’s pics up as evenly as I thought, so here is a nice short gallery of the rest of Friday at DragonCon 2014. Once you have a look through these shots, check out Bentpic5‘s galleries from Thursday and Friday, as well as Saturday and Sunday, and also […]

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DragonCon 2014 Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5 – Sunday

Posted September 4, 2014 by Rodney Brown

Sunday saw no slowdown in the waves of people swarming over the host hotels at DragonCon. Many of the large group cosplay shoots happened on Sunday, and Bentpic5 was lucky enough to get some shots at the bathing suit cosplay group photo shoot held at the pool at the Sheraton as well as all over […]

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DragonCon Is Too Damn Big

Posted September 3, 2014 by Rodney Brown

That headline isn’t an inflammatory statement – OK, not just an inflammatory statement. It is the considered opinion of many DragonCon 2014 attendees I talked to, with longer attendance track records than I have, at a whopping two years. Facebook, Twitter and other social media was loaded on Monday and Tuesday with people talking about […]

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DragonCon 2014 Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5 – Saturday

Posted September 2, 2014 by Rodney Brown

By Saturday evening at DragonCon, the atrium level of the central hotel, the Marriott, was quite literally wall to wall people partying. While that made it more difficult to get pictures of the increasingly creative and often bizarre cosplays, it also meant there were a lot more of them. To get a real sense of what […]

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Friday DragonCon 2014 Cosplay Gallery, Part 1 – FirstPerson Shooter

Posted September 1, 2014 by Rodney Brown

The sheer amount of crazy good cosplayers walking around the four hotels of DragonCon on Friday makes it necessary to divide the gallery of shots I took into two parts, just to keep down the load time for you all. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Gina B Cosplay, Miggy Jagger, Lindsey the Pirate and […]

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Thursday DragonCon 2014 Cosplay Gallery – FirstPerson Shooter

Posted August 31, 2014 by Rodney Brown

OK, it is weird talking about myself in the third person, but what can you do? Here is the gallery of cosplay pictures FirstPerson Shooter (me) took Thursday evening at DragonCon 2014. In case it looks like an abundance of bunnies and underwear, Thursday night at the Pulse Loft bar in the Marriott was a lingerie/pajama […]

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DragonCon 2014 Cosplay Gallery by Bentpic5 — Friday

Posted August 30, 2014 by Rodney Brown

Friday at DragonCon 2014 was even more crowded than anticipated, easily outdoing the number of people squeezed into the atrium level of the Marriott than managed to squeeze in last year. That didn’t stop Bentpic5 from shooting there, or all over the four con hotels, on Friday. Check out his great photos of amazing cosplayers […]

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DragonCon 2014 Gallery By Bentpic5 – Thursday

Posted August 29, 2014 by Rodney Brown

While DragonCon didn’t officially start until 12:01 a.m. Friday, on Thursday the three main host hotels were already packed with attendees, many of them already in costumes and cosplay. This year we are lucky enough to have Bentpic5 on the scene, giving us daily deliveries of his outstanding pictures. Below is his gallery from Thursday. As the weekend […]

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The Cosplay of Anime Weekend Atlanta – The Bentpic5 Collection

Posted October 2, 2012 by Bentpic5

We promised more great Anime Weekend Atlanta 2012 pictures and we have delivered! This awesome cosplay pictorial was taken by none other than Bentpic5 Photography! Don’t forget to check out AydensGrace’s shots of AWA 2012 here too! [nggallery id=120]

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The Cosplay of Anime Weekend Atlanta 2012 – The AydensGrace Collection

Posted October 1, 2012 by Ayden Gotzmer

Check out our first set of cosplay pictures taken at Anime Weekend Atlanta 2012! All of these great pictures are by AydensGrace Photography. Don’t forget to check out more AWA pictures here taken by Bentpic5! [nggallery id=119]

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The Photography of Kenneth Davis: Anime Weekend Atlanta 2011: Part 2

Posted October 18, 2011 by Kenneth Davis

This is part 2 of Kenneth Davis’ collection of photos taken at the Anime Weekend Atlanta 2011. If you haven’t seen the first collection, which includes his review of the anime convention, you can find it here! ***** All photos were taken by Kenneth Davis. [nggallery id=7]

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The Photography of Kenneth Davis: Anime Weekend Atlanta 2011: Part 1

Posted October 18, 2011 by Kenneth Davis

Anime Weekend Atlanta is one of the longest running anime conventions and perhaps the biggest one in the Southeast with an attendance climbing up to 14,000. It was also my first convention and have attended it every year since. AWAXII would mark my eighth trip and my second review of my first anime convention (you […]

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AydensGrace Photography Presents: Anime Weekend Atlanta 2011

Posted October 16, 2011 by Ayden Gotzmer

This is the first of two great articles planned of our coverage of Anime Weekend Atlanta 2011. In this pictorial, Ayden Gotzmer captured the convention’s highlights, including the Masquerade. ***** Ayden Gotzmer is an experienced photographer of AydensGrace Photography; currently located in Maryland. Ms. Gotzmer is also an excellent interviewer and reporter. When it comes […]

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