Author Archives: meganrayner

Critical evaluation

This project has been a great way for me to start exploring different forms of escapism and will enable me to carry on future projects based around the subject. Through photographing cosplayers at conventions I have been able to make … Continue reading

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Weekend cosplay shoot

This weekend I went on a cosplay shoot at Bolsover castle with a group of friends in cosplay. I did not attend as a photographer this time, I was one of the models. Me and my friends were all cosplaying … Continue reading

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Questionnaire.2

I conducted another survey this time looking into statistics of who actually cosplays, how old they were when they first cosplayed and the reason why they chose the first person they cosplayed. The survey was shared on facebook where 19 … Continue reading

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Video of Photobook unboxing

My photo book arrived today so I quickly grabbed my phone and filmed a quick video to show people how it looked. I am extremely happy with how the photobook looks and the presentation box makes it appear professional. I … Continue reading

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LONDON MCM – LARGEST CONVENTION OF THE YEAR SO FAR

May 26-28 The largest UK “Mordern Pop Culture” convention is happening, however this is after my deadline for this project which is a rather large inconvenience. I have already been asked to do two shoots while I am attending London … Continue reading

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Example pages from finished Photo Book

For my final project I wanted to display my work as a photobook. I looked at several photobook companies before coming across Saal Digital who had an offer to test out their photo books. I was happy with my first … Continue reading

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Original Characters

I was encouraged by my tutor to have a go creating my own characters. Using what I have in my wardrobe and the numerous wigs I own from cosplaying I created these two. The character on the left is Leena … Continue reading

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