Posts Tagged cosplay

Etsy Shop Review – CherryPieVintage

Hi, everyone! I’ve had another excellent experience with an online purchase, so I’m wasting no time in sharing it with the rest of you. I’ve started frequenting Etsy for my costume and accessory needs. I have no trouble finding something interesting there, but what really gets my attention is how personal the experience can be for […]

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Website Shop Review – The Five Wits

Hello, readers! My fellow Damsel and I are still both in the SDCC recovery process, torn between unpacking from this year and making plans for next year, but that means we’re definitely in the mindset to be posting more frequently. Here’s hoping that between the two of us, we’ll be able to bring you some […]

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Animeland Makiba 2011: Chan’s Recap

Animeland Makiba is a local convention here in Las Vegas, Nevada that occurred over Labor Day weekend.  This year it was located inside Palace Station (I-15 and Sahara).  It is a small but fun and intimate convention which really allows you to make some friends, talk to guests casually, and overall have a nice, positive […]

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From a Cosplay POV: The “little” things.

While this site is dedicated to SDCC and all things involving it, a really big part of my convention life since I started attending conventions circa 1999 has been cosplay.  This is a Japanese term from “costume play,” where you dress up as a character and, thus, “play” them.  The term generally encompasses all people […]

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How to Make Costume/Cosplay Photos Count (2 of 2)

As promised, here is my second edition of How to Make Costume/Cosplay Photos Count! Behind the camera… * Digital Cameras: Make sure those batteries are changed and ready to go!  Also make sure that your storage card has plenty of room for as many photos as you need.  A good investment may be buying several […]

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Cosplay Experience: Past, Present and Future

Chan’s post about cosplay etiquette and behavior caught my attention, and it prompted me to start thinking about some of my cosplay experiences. I haven’t been doing it as long as she has, but it’s been a good..ten or so years, at this point, on and off. And believe me when I say I’ve learned […]

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How to Make Costume/Cosplay Photos Count (1 of 2)

As our blog quite largely states, we are Sassy Damsels Carrying Cameras.  And what kind of Sassy Damsels would be be if we did not actually say how to make the best use of said cameras?  In this blog today I’ll be pointing out things you may and may not know to be in front […]

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Being a Girl at a Convention

Among many other blogs I have been in the process of writing, I think this one will be worthy to publish and give some insight on the ‘lesser known’ area of conventions – the girl population! It’s no secret – comic, sci-fi, video game, anime, and whatever other ‘nerd’ interests are out there, are generally […]

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