Cosplay by Arlena Fae    /    Photography by Jamez Van Zalen

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I made the moon from Majora’s mask in giant head form with light-up eyes but midway through the con the last pieces of worbla on the inside started to pop off as a result of being added post-painting and only the attachment side were heated because I didn’t want to warp what I had alr

I don’t have any stories of my own cosplays breaking on the con floor (I’ve been very very lucky) but I was a part of a friend’s. She’d made a spandex bodysuit for a cosplay and it was the biggest project she’d ever d


How Do I Improve How I Look in Photos?

The best thing you can do to help improve what you look like in pictures is to find pictures of you and pinpoint what makes you look good and what makes you look bad. Then try to eliminate the bad from your posing and focus on including what makes you look good. You can always ask for advice from friends or family, or even fellow cosplayers!

Some general tips for improving photos of you:

  • Wear makeup. Even if yo…


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