We’ve talked about Dragon Con before. It’s the convention to go to if you’re into cosplay. You’ll see costumes every which way you look at Dragon Con — wandering from hotel to hotel, in the food court, in the parade, at the aquarium — everywhere. Looking at photos and videos doesn’t do the experience justice. There’s just so much to see. One of my favorite aspects about the sheer quantity of costumes at Dragon Con is that cosplayers plan group photoshoots in advance. They gather on the steps behind the Hilton and anywhere else they can, and the number of groups that swap through the spots is impressive. For example, you’ll come across groups representing G.I. Joe, Mad Max: Fury Road, Stargate, Star Wars, DC Comics, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel comic book groups, X-Men, Star Trek — the list goes on and on. I’ve rounded up a few photographs of group gatherings from this year’s Dragon Con to give you an idea of the scope.
Destiny, photo via Bungie
Marvel, photo via Pat Loika
Fallout, photo via Facebook
Mad Max: Fury Road cosplay photo via Tumblr
For more photos of the wide variety of cosplay that happens at Dragon Con, check out Tested’s gallery.
Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.
Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!
Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground” – Adafruit’s Apps!
Maker Business — Presentation: Ten Year Futures – Benedict Evans
Wearables — Simulate tattoos
Electronics — Servo Pulses
Biohacking — Nutrigenomics – Personalized Vitamin Supplements Based on DNA
No comments yet.
Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.