Ariana, 19, architecture student. Ariana’s costume is based on a Japanese anime character called Cardcaptor Sakura.
Dave, 23, law student. Dave describes his outfit as “steampunk pirate.”
Enrique, 29, stylist. Enrique was coming directly from work, where he wears a suit every day.
Hussam, 30, software engineer. Hussam describes his outfit as “geek chic.”
Jamie, 32, engineer. Jamie’s tartar ensemble is inspired by the Outlander novels by Diana Gabaldon.
Jayne, 19, animator. Jayne’s military-inspired look is her own original character.
Jonathan, 22, sporting goods store manager. Jonathan is wearing a menswear ensemble based on the Daredevil villain, Kingpin.
Julie, 25, costume designer. Julie is a utilitarian Catwoman in boots and a black latex catsuit of her own design. Complete with two push-up bras.
Kim, 25, office manager. Kim wears a rhinestone mask and is costumed as a gender-inversion of the Spider-Man villain, Venom.
Michelle, 21, film student/model. Michelle’s look is inspired by Phoenix from X-Men and Victoria’s Secret Angels.
Natasha, 32, garden center operator. Natasha’s tartar gown is also taken from the Outlander novels by Diana Gabaldon. Natasha and her boyfriend Jamie (also illustrated) are a couple’s cosplay this Con.
Nelson, 30, systems administrator. Nelson’s all-black and leather look is urban ninja.
Priscilla, 20, law student. Priscilla’s outfit is based on the character Little Sister from the BioShock video game series.
Timothy, 28, architectural lighting designer.
Tyler, 22, makeup artist. Tyler’s gown is inspired by Ursula the Sea Witch from Disney’s The Little Mermaid.