Cosplay http://nhpr.org en Cosplay In Wild Places http://nhpr.org/post/cosplay-wild-places <p>Since its name was first coined in 1984, <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cosplay" target="_blank">cosplay</a> has grown in popularity from a fringe convention pastime to a performance art form... Inspiring thriving real-world and social networks, and even competitions, like the <a href="http://www.animecon.nl/program/events/cosplay/wcs-2013" target="_blank">World Cosplay Summit</a>. Now, photographer Anna Fischer is looking to take the role playing subculture even further outside the convention-center walls of comic-con to a whole other level - the great outdoors. Her Kickstarter-fueled project is called “<a href="http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/annafischer/the-wild-places?ref=live" target="_blank">The Wild Places</a>.”</p><p> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 14:31:51 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 24792 at http://nhpr.org Cosplay In Wild Places