The great thing on a cosplay event is that the people there are not just eager to get photographed.
Click on the image for a larger version
No, they are also used to it and with their growing experience they are able to pose for you very well. Once they get lost in the role they are playing you get the best shots. Especially if they also brought their own scene set-up.
This one is in my opinion the best shot I did at the Phantasium 2012 in Eindhoven (the Netherlands).
Here are some technical data of this shot for you:
If you want to participate in the photo of the day series her on this blog feel free to send in a link to your image using the
contact form. Please provide your name, camera settings and title of the photograph. If your photo is picked we will schedule it very soon.
If you live in the USA and want to try lenses and gear before buying consider borrowing it by mail.