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Photos Reveal a Side of Cosplayers You Won’t See at Comic Con

by The Weekly Flickr 3:11 mins

Photos Reveal a Side of Cosplayers You Won’t See at Comic Con

by The Weekly Flickr 3:11 mins

New York Portrait photographer Corey Hayes’ Alter Ego series features the oft-photographed, but rarely understood world of cosplay. After attending New York Comic Con, he was amazed by the rock star status bestowed upon fans who had dressed as their favorite comic book or anime characters. Often overlooked or a bit nerdy in real life, cosplayers come alive when they don their elaborate costumes. Fascinated by the costumes’ power to imbue confidence, identity and community, Corey’s humanizing and compellin

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