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Dear readers and followers, here is an amazing article about Cosplay Photography written by Pugoffka-sama and published in Cosplay GEN#07. Unfortunately an error has slipped through (the correlation between the text and some images) and we decided to correct and publish the article online for our readers as soon as possible. We're very sorry for this situation and many thanks for your understanding and support. Have a great reading! [..]

How to Work with Worbla16

// May 20, 2014
Worbla, Worbla, Worbla. Over the years this thermoplastic material has become not just super popular, but was also the base for many stunning armors, props and accessories of an uncountable amount of costumes. [..]


// May 8, 2014
She is now a role-model in cosplay not only for those who have just embraced this hobby, but also for already experienced cosplayers. To her, every new series she enjoys means a whole new set of characters waiting to be impersonated. [..]
In many people’s mind, cosplay is most often related to complicated costumes, armors, impressive props, out-of-this world creatures and other visually stunning elements. But what about those characters who are depicted in casual clothes, with casual hairstyle and nothing out of ordinary to present at the first sight? [..]

Beyond the Staple1

// October 22, 2013
In almost all things, at some point, a certain dynamics is established, a pattern very thoroughly followed afterwards. In cosplay, this dynamics is pretty simple: a new series is launched -> some choose to cosplay as the main characters of that series -> both the series, and the cosplay become extremely popular -> a staple cosplay is born. [..]
Of all branches of cosplay, only few are as impregnated with such unlimited creativity as Steampunk, there’s nothing like seeing a costume that brings forth the nostalgia for the Victorian world of Industrial Revolution. [..]
Vocaloid has already become a turning point not only in music as such, but also in cosplay. In a very short time, it succeeded in attracting the attention of so many cosplayers, that presently there is almost none without at least a version of a Vocaloid costume. [..]
In a world full of Vocaloids, Ponies, Princesses, and other explosively popular fandom, it’s the costume creations they inspire us to produce that grab the majority of affection and attention of the cosplay community. This leaves little spotlight for more obscure titles, and therefore, more obscure cosplays. [..]
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