Thurstan Redding’s dreamy photos capture cosplay kids

‘The most festive, accessible and diverse variety of people’: the photographer’s new book illuminates the subjects below the suits Thurstan Redding is a double Virgo. Meticulous, efficient and focused, he likes to get things done. That’s why fashion photography is a perfect career choice for him: you obsessively prepare everything, click, work on post, then … Read more

Five Classic Anime Movies You Probably Haven’t Seen

A list of the least-watched highlights of the BFI anime season, featuring Eiichi Yamamoto’s Belladonna of Sadness, Katsuhiro Otomo’s Memories, and Masaaki Inu-Oh by Yuasa The BFI’s sprawling Japan 2021 retrospective, which commemorated more than 100 years of Japanese cinema across a myriad of trends, genres and formats, came to an end in January this … Read more

Cosplayer Alyson Tabbitha transforms into Jack Sparrow, Wonder Woman

Take it from a master of disguise: Costumes don’t have to be creepy to wow people. A Florida-based artist and cosplayer who goes by Alyson Tabbitha has amassed 1.1 million Instagram followers and nearly 400,000 YouTube subscribers, for her dazzling transformations into characters like Captain Jack Sparrow, Wonder Woman and Lydia Deetz from “Beetlejuice.” ” … Read more

Kids of Cosplay: Thurstan Redding Shoots the Cosplay Community

Jessica Rabbit took the train to London to meet Thurstan Redding in full regalia. Or at least one cosplayer dressed to look like her. Thurstan, a photographer used to collaborating with brands like Gucci, Chanel, Miu Miu and Marc Jacobs, had spent years trying to get a group of cosplayers together for a book project. … Read more