FEATURED COSPLAYERS



BEETHY PHOTOGRAPHY

The World-Renowned Beethy Photography has regularly photographed the very best in cosplay - including Jessica Nigri! Coming all of the way out from Australia on his first ever visit to Canada, he will be taking cosplay photo requests for photoshoots on the Niagara Falls!


LYZ BRICKLEY

Lyz Brickley is an extraordinary cosplayer and content creator from Southern California! She will once again be reuniting with Australia's world-renowned Beethy photography at one of the world's greatest photo venues: The Niagara Falls, for Fan World - Niagara Falls Fan Event! Meet her live, and learn from a master!


RABBIT IN THE MOON COSPLAY

One of the Niagara Region's most accomplished Master-Level cosplayers, Rabbit in the Moon Cosplay is also the Fan World: Head of Cosplay Events! She has also judged for cosplay contests ranging from World Cosplay Summit or local events such as UB Con, and regularly hosts cosplay panels throughout the region!

Photos by Pial Visions Photography.


AKANESAOTOME COSPLAY

Alphanumeric! AkaneSaotome Cosplay is a veteran East Coast cosplayer with 14 years in the cosplay scene! She has accumulated over 100 costumes, and won multiple craftsmanship and performance awards from various competitions. She has judged cosplay at events including Anime Boston, Otakon, and even the World Cosplay Summit! She has also been featured on many websites, geek/cosplay podcasts, videos, magazines for her cosplays, and is a bag designer for the medical field!


PURBLIND COSPLAY

Purblind has been costuming since 2013 in Toronto. With over twenty costumes, she can't wait to make more! She tries to be as detail-oriented as possible, but is a strong believer that cosplay is for everyone and it should be as fun as possible! Purblind loves her Ontario-area conventions, but loves to find her way to American events, too! Fan World is the perfect solution for this - so remember to meet her in August!

Photos by @Zandragon Photography, Daniel Sham, Sweet Sensation Photography, Daniel Watt's Photography, and Phantom Photos


RIKALA

Rikala is from Rochester, NY and has been cosplaying since 2011. She has been a cosplay guest and promotional cosplayer for small Western NY conventions and prefers the entertainment side of cosplay over the competitive side. While busy with being a professional hairstylist and medical science major, she cosplays for fun and to spread the love of fandom to others.

Photo by Vontography.


CHESSNUT COSPLAY

Chessy has been cosplaying since 2011, recently returning to sewing to continue what she loves doing so much! Hailing from Colorado, she was one of the U.S. finalists for the 2015 World Cosplay Summit championships, and is an accomplished cosplayer for competition - but also for fun! She cosplays for the fun and joy of being to create things she loves and admires into real life!