Costumes

Pennywise Posing in Front of Jesus

One night, Manikin's Lounge hosted a costume contest. Manikin's is located in Downtown Sanford, Florida. As usual, I was volunteering my photographic services. I do this almost every weekend. One of the costumed folks was dressed like Pennywise, the demon clown from the 2017 movie It. Adapted from Stephen King's novel of the same name.… Continue reading Pennywise Posing in Front of Jesus

Costumes, Halloween, Selective Color

Yoda Holding His Dick

Every Halloween night, costumed people walk around Downtown Orlando. Most can be seen walking on Orange Avenue. At least, they walk in the section blocked off from traffic. In 2006, I saw a guy dressed as Yoda. His costume also had a big green dick. A smiley face was at the head of the dick.… Continue reading Yoda Holding His Dick

Costumes, Halloween

Spider-Man Watching Exotic Dancer

Back in the early 2000s, I photographed events Knock Knock, a now-closed Downtown Orlando spot. One Halloween night, women danced in a wooden cage. They took turns. After one woman danced a for a while, another would replace her. When I saw Spider-Man observing the action, I took the photo you see in this blog… Continue reading Spider-Man Watching Exotic Dancer

Costumes, Ebony/Black Women, Halloween, Selective Color

Black Female Joker

In a previous blog, I showcased a sexy Black woman dressed as the Punisher. I loved seeing a hot Black woman dressed as a white male comic book character. You recognize the character. Yet, an attractive Black woman adds a different dimension to it. So, this is why I loved this cutie dressed as The… Continue reading Black Female Joker

Costumes, Halloween, Latinas/Hispanic Women, Selective Color

Latina Bartender as the Devil

This Latina hottie never liked being photographed. I never understood it. I always thought she was very photogenic. Almost every time I photographed for this Orlando nightclub, she was behind a bar counter. Also, almost every time, she never wanted me to photograph her. On this Halloween night, things were different. She allowed me to… Continue reading Latina Bartender as the Devil

Costumes, Halloween, Selective Color

Zombie Queen

Back in 2006, a friend hosted a Halloween house party. During this event, a zombie brain-eating contest happened. In this pic is my friend Jessica Pawli. In the Central Florida area, many people now know her as an event promoter. Recently, I came across this photo. This time around, I used a technique called selective… Continue reading Zombie Queen

Costumes, Halloween, Selective Color

Two Lucha Libre Wrestlers

During the night of Halloween 2008, I photographed a friend's Downtown Orlando event. It was held in a building's upstairs. Of course, many people were dressed up. As I photographed, I ran across two guys dressed as Mexican wrestlers. I'm talking the masks and flashy outfits. Actually, Mexican wrestling is called Lucha Libre. I only… Continue reading Two Lucha Libre Wrestlers

Costumes, Selective Color

David Bowie-Inspired Makeup

In 2016, after the death of English singer and songwriter David Bowie, a tribute was held at Orlando's Will's Pub. Musicians and singers performed David Bowie's music. As for myself, I read the lyrics from "Space Oddity", "Little Wonder" and "Let's Dance". Inspired by David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust days, some folks wore makeup. For those… Continue reading David Bowie-Inspired Makeup

Costumes, Halloween, Latinas/Hispanic Women, Selective Color

Latina Harley Quinn

During a Halloween weekend, I was photographing the nightclub's Latin Night. As I photographed, I ran across a young woman dressed as Harley Quinn. In the comics, cartoons and movies, Harley Quinn is the Joker's sidekick and love interest. Well, in the comic books, she's now Poison Ivy's love interest. Anyway, I photographed Latina Harley… Continue reading Latina Harley Quinn

Costumes, Places, Selective Color

DJ at Sanford’s Celery City Craft

Last Halloween, I was walking around Downtown Sanford, Florida. Actually, it was the night before Halloween. A Saturday. On this night, folks walked around dressed in costumes. A block party happened on Sanford Avenue. There, I photographed costumed people. Soon, I left and walked to other spots away from the block party. One spot was… Continue reading DJ at Sanford’s Celery City Craft