Orobouros.net @ Anime USA 2006
Ah, Anime USA. Being so close to the big winter holiday season, this is pretty much the close of the convention year for most regular convention attendees. Since the DC area already has two major conventions, Otakon and Katsucon, Anime USA is definitly size- and attendance-wise the most local convention. That's not to say the convention doesn't have quite a bit of its own appeal. The convention has been very comfortable in the Tyson's Corner Sheraton for the past several years. Deceptively large, the convention fills out all the function areas. Though it means a bit of walking, the spread-out nature of the hotel keep crowd density down. The con makes good use of this by keeping the dealer's room and main events in the central lobby area, and regulating panels, video rooms, and such to areas to the side.
I use an automatic Photoshop process to develop the images from RAW to the website. I'll be happy to manually fix up any particular photos by request, though, since they tend to look better and have less noise.
And more photos from various people: The Cosplay.com Anime USA 2006 picture thread.
Convention reports and photos: Orobouros.net
Higher quality images available upon special request.
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