Sunday, December 17, 2017

Seeking PHOTOGRAPHERS for HAIR OF THE DRAGON #7

Are you a photographer wanting to be involved with the Jan. 27th, 2018 HAIR OF THE DRAGON? If so, we have a few openings.

---> APPLY HERE: https://goo.gl/forms/X5SrmDpYM8plnxKi1

As a Featured Photographer, you'd need to bring your own lights/equipment. I you want to use any props you can but you'd need to provide them. You will have a studio space of your own to work within. You'll have a chance to work with some of the best cosplayers in Atlanta in one of the best professional photo studios around, Studio Space Atlanta. Roaming Photographers will move around the venue and do not need to have studio lights, except for a standard flash, depending on lighting.

NOTE: Deadline for applying is January 8th, 2018 at 11:59pm. Featured Photographers will need to be available at 7pm on January 27th for set-up for the event (doors are at 8pm). The event will end by 1am. You'll be expected to provide an online public album of your edited images within a reasonable time after the event for attendees to access. This is a TFP (non-paid) event.

---> APPLY HERE: https://goo.gl/forms/X5SrmDpYM8plnxKi1

Not sure what HAIR OF THE DRAGON is? Watch this video from last year (by Jay Prescott Videography) and see for yourself! See more photos and videos from past HoTD's by clicking HERE.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

30% OFF Early Bird Tickets available starting at noon Dec. 1st

Starting at noon Friday, Dec. 1st a limited amount of EARLY BIRD TICKETS go up for grabs for HAIR OF THE DRAGON VII, Atlanta's own cosplay photo studio party set for Jan. 27th. The Early Bird ticket promo code offer is good for 30% OFF adv. tickets with the required promo code "earlybird18" redeemable at mcp.xorbia.com/HOTD7

NOTE: The promo code is good until Dec. 11th (or until 20 adv. tickets are purchased)


Monday, November 27, 2017

EARLY BIRD TICKETS go up for grabs on Dec. 1st at noon

Hair Of The Dragon, Atlanta's infamous and very popular photo studio party returns for a 7th year on Saturday, January 27th, 2018. We'll be releasing a limited amount of "Early Bird Tickets" on Friday, December 1st at noon so mark both the ticket release date and event date down on your cosplay calendars as you won't want to miss either. Check back here on Friday for more info!

Check out last year's video below by Jay Prescott Videography

Sunday, April 2, 2017

HoTD VI an electrifying night – PHOTOS COMING IN!

So much AWESOME-NESS under one roof! Atlanta's premiere costume photo studio party, which returned for a 6th edition, was one of the best yet. A massive THANK YOU to all of the photographers, videographer, make-up artist, volunteers and of course the amazing attendees who all came together for a true spectacle of an evening. Photos are starting to come in from photographers so check back often over the next few days/weeks for photo album links as we get them!

----> Hair Of The Dragon VIICONFIRMED for Jan. 27th, 2018 info HERE.

Up next for MarksterCon – it's the SUPER HERO PUB CRAWL on May 20th! More info. at www.TheSuperHeroCrawl.com

Never judge a book by it's cover! Mark (the Beast
of MarksterConand Luke, the prettiest girl in town.
FEATURED PHOTOGRAPHERS:
• Jay Prescott Videography: Video HERE
Bryan Humphrey: Highlight Photos HERE
• Bryan Humphrey: High-Res Photos HERE
David Leo: Photos HERE (Set 1)
• David Leo: Photos HERE (Set 2)
• David Leo: Photos HERE (Set 3)
• David Leo: Photos HERE (Set 4)
• David Leo: Photos HERE (Set 5)

Patrick Sun: Photos HERE
Lee Workman: Photo HERE
David Avant: Photos HERE
• James BrockPhotos HERE
• Jay Prescott Videography360ยบ photo HERE
• ConographyPhotos HERE
• ConographyPhotos HERE (all photos, high-res)
Personify 3DPhotos Coming

ROAMING PHOTOGRAPHERS:
Richard LaMarre: Photos HERE
Robot Eye Photography: Photos HERE
• Aqualuna Photography: Photos HERE
• Danny Hunter: Live video feed HERE
• MarksterCon: Live video feed HERE
• Squished Biscuit Multimedia: Photos HERE
• Danny Hunter Photography: Photos HERE

ATTENDEES PHOTOS:
• Smoove Cosplaya: Photos HERE
• Channing Matthews: Photos HERE
 Jennifer S.: Photos HERE
 Rachel M.: Photos HERE & Video HERE

Congratulations to Larry McCalister. the lucky winner of the Markster Con GOLDEN PARTY PASS!
Group photo by Bryan Humphrey of attendees at MarksterCon's HAIR OF THE DRAGON VI

Monday, March 20, 2017

Downloadable event program (full color .pdf) now available for HAIR OF THE DRAGON VI – 30% OFF tickets for a limited time!

Markster Con is excited to release the Event Program for the upcoming 6th edition of HAIR OF THE DRAGON.

In this downloadable full-color .pdf (52 pages) you'll find all of the info. needed for Atlanta's premiere costume photo studio party, returning on April 1st, 2017 including: Photographer bios and samples of their work, layout of the venue, previous (archive) photos from past HAIR OF THE DRAGONS, FAQs, directions to the Studio Space Atlanta and lots more.

DOWNLOAD your copy by clicking HERE (file size is 8.4 MB). A direct link to the downloadable program is http://bit.ly/HOTD_6

This year we have two different types of tickets – "Full Access" for those wanting to participating in the photo sessions and "Spectator" for anyone who just wants to attend (but excludes them from participating in the photo sessions). Reserve your spot now at http://mcp.xorbia.com

Hair Of The Dragon IV (1/31/15) from Markster Con on Vimeo.

Friday, April 8, 2016

Photos & video from 5th edition of Atlanta's HAIR OF THE DRAGON on April 2nd — produced by MarksterCon.com


THANK YOU to all of the photographers and costumers and who came out on April 2nd, 2016 in support of the 5th installment of HAIR OF THE DRAGON! Below we are assembling links to online photo albums by photographers who participated in the event, so please check back over the next week or so as we continue to update!

FEATURED PHOTOGRAPHERS:
• Jay Prescott Videography video HERE
• StudioPRIMETIME photos HERE
• Brooklyn Brat Images photos HERE
Workman Reflections photos HERE
• Squished Biscuit photos HERE
• Squished Biscuit time-lapse HERE
• Atlas Photographer photos HERE
• Dawn Seabrook Photography HERE
• Hero Dreams Imaging photos HERE
• Personify 3D Printing Scans COMING

ROAMING PHOTOGRAPHERS:
• Danny Hunter photos HERE
• Aqua Luna photos HERE
• Debaser Photography photos HERE
• Roger Benson photos HERE
• True U Photography photos HERE
• Geek Behind The Lens Photography photos HERE

NOTE: When uploading photos to social media sites, please give credit to the photographer, the event URL (www.HairOfTheDragon.com) and MarksterCon.com (this was part of the model release form everyone signed when entering the event)
HASHTAGS: #hairofthedragon #markstercon

Monday, March 21, 2016

Seeking PHOTOGRAPHERS for Jan. 27th

Are you an experienced/established photographer and would like to have a few Featured Spots (and Roaming Spots) at the upcoming Jan. 27th, 2018 HAIR OF THE DRAGON? If so, we have a few openings.

APPLY HERE: https://goo.gl/forms/X5SrmDpYM8plnxKi1

As a Featured (or Roaming) Photographer, you'd need to bring your own lights/equipment and if you want to use any props you can but you'd need to provide them. You will have a studio space of your own to work within. You'll have a chance to work with some of the best cosplayers in Atlanta in one of the best professional photo studios around, Studio Space Atlanta. Roaming Photographers will move around the venue and do not need to have studio lights, except for a standard flash, depending on lighting.

APPLY HERE: https://goo.gl/forms/X5SrmDpYM8plnxKi1

NOTE: Deadline for applying is January 9th (a Monday) at 11:59pm. Featured Photogarphers will need to be available at 7pm on January 27th for set-up for the event (doors are at 8pm). The event will end by 1am. You'll be expected to provide an online public album of your edited images within a reasonable time after the event for attendees to access. This is a TFP (non-paid) event.

Not sure what HAIR OF THE DRAGON is? Watch this video from last year (by Jay Prescott Videography) and see for yourself!