PLEASE READ BEFORE YOU APPLY!
Remember to submit to the correct folder. This helps the STAFF out quite a bit ^_^
Absolutely no deviations with explicit/mature content (this is My Little Pony people)
Limits on pictures includes:
work in progress
self taken pictures (MySpace shots)
blurry or out of character shots
pictures you had nothing to do with (not a cosplayer, designer, or photographer)
all of your cosplay pictures ever! (we only need one or two of each, thank you ^_^)
the cosplay alone (just the pieces, no model)
shots that may be too close to tell WHO you are cosplaying,
is a vinyl scratch cosplay, however, you cannot tell because it is too close.
for most pony cosplays this will be applied even if your entire face, even shoulders are included, it is simply too difficult to tell who you are.
1 or 2 multiples of the same cosplay
questionable cosplay (possibly a tad revealing)
your best work
clear and tasteful pictures
pictures you've taken
cosplay you've worn
cosplay you have made
= no, no questions asked.
= discretion of administration.
= it's a-ok ^_^)
All cosplays that you submit must be:
Or have the picture taken by
Please have all cosplayers in the picture given credit in the description, and be sure to include the photographer and who made the cosplay*
(*if it was not made by whomever is wearing it)
HOW TO CONDUCT YOURSELF WHILE IN THIS GROUP!
flame others cosplay, photography, props, ideas, opinions.
start arguments about anything (even who is best pony(
compare two cosplayers negatively (one is not better than the other people)
give constructive feedback on ways to improves ones cosplay, or photography
compare two cosplayers positively (what they have in common, making them each good cosplayers.)
talk about cosplay and conventions in general
HOW TO GET INTO FEATURED
High Resolution pictures
Complete and High quality cosplay
Pleasing and fitting scenery
wear make-up (it can take a lot to look perfect)
if they are convention shots must be tasteful, in an area without visual background noise
multishots (you CAN win a contest with one, we usually dislike them though, try to stick to a single shot)
Dingy photos (the contrast is bad)
The featured folder is only the best of the best of MLP cosplay, and in order to get in you must meet the near impossible standards...but I assure you...it is possible.
This section is to display the winners of contests past, but only the first prize winner will hold a permanent place here.
First Contest Winners:
Second Contest Winners: