David Crandall

Month: September 2015

Changing Perspective part 1
September 20, 2015

  I don't consider myself to be a "professional photographer" at this point. Far from it, actually. I used my first DSLR camera for the first time about a year ago, and started actually using it less than 6 months ago. That being said, since using it, practicing, and doing my homework, I've learned a lot. Right now, I'm practicing composition. I feel like I've learned my camera and its lenses pretty well from a technical standpoint,...

The Do's and Don'ts of Cosplay Photography
September 13, 2015

I was scouring the interwebs and came across a post called "Convention Do's and Don'ts" and it inspired me to write a little post of my own about cosplay photography. Before I get started, I would like to say I'm not a 'professional photographer', nor am I a seasoned cosplay photographer. However, the bulk of my photography work has been in the cosplay convention world; I've spent some time talking to cosplayers, other photographers, and feel as...

SacAnime 2015
September 6, 2015

Well, I'm back from SacAnime 2015. This is my second con where I brought my camera and did some quick photography with some cosplayers, and I'm excited to share the photos with you all. SacAnime was definitely unique compared to my past con experiences; I suppose as with any con, it has its pros and cons (no pun intended). I loved the guest lineup. John DiMaggio, Billy West, the cast of the original power rangers, Maurice LaMarche, the list...