Midsummer Night’s STEAM

“A heart that beats an incredible machine made of blood and love and hope and lust and steam”- Sugarland Last Saturday Mark, Intern Vee and I photographed A Midsummer Night’s STEAM: A Dandies and Darlings Dance. The event was put on by The Artifice Club, a Steampunk Collective. If you are not sure what Steampunk is…an explanation from […]


Steampunk! Midsummer Night’s Steam | by LeahAndMark

– Posted by Mark We photograph a lot of different subjects. Weddings. Family Portraits. Events – and anything else we feel like. But we’ve been deep in wedding season so it’s been a while since we’ve photographed anything Steampunk! (Download Gallery Here) Of course – over the past few years we have stepped out and […]

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The Tempest {a beginning}

{words, photos, video: +jo} Shakespeare’s Last comedy –Meets– Steampunk At least that’s what North Fulton Drama Club is creating. If you are not sure what Steampunk is… a small explanation from the depths of the internet: “A subgenre of science fiction and fantasy set in Victorian time featuring advanced machines and other technology based on steam power of the 19th century and taking place in a recognizable historical period or a fantasy world.” And the subculture can get a little crazy too. Yet, NFDC guarantees this will […]

Anime Weekend Atlanta | Part One

Last weekend me and the Intern Army spent Friday & Saturday photographing Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA). Our general goal was to make different ‘con photos. Other than that – I didn’t really say how it needed to be done, I just didn’t want to see shots resembling these. Natural light isn’t bad. On-camera flash is […]

Dragon*Con Preview Post

One of our main goals this year at DragonCon was simply to make different photos than everyone else. We’re not interested in capturing ‘everything’. In fact, our team only went for a few hours on Sunday afternoon. We were there to photograph the Alternate History Fashion Show (SteamPunk!) and also get basic coverage of the […]