It’s been a long time since I posted an arty Hipstamatic photo dump — and I know you missed it!
Jeff Smith signs for fans.
All of these people were lined up for Stan Lee.
Steel drum afternoon.
Giant line for the costume contest!
Not even the Jedi could get in.
This guy had BLACK COMIC BOXES. BLACK COMIC BOXES! Where do you get these? WANT.
There were quite a few paramilitary folks threatening small children at the show.
The family that cosplays as the X-Men together, goes to cons together. Not quite sure what was going on here.
Scott Kurtz, Harveys MC.
Jim Starlin, Ted Adams and Paul McSpadden.
Mike Gold accepting his award.
Stan Lee and Mark Waid ham it up.
Bar harbor view.
Not quite sure what happened here, but as reported elsewhere, when no one from DC showed up, the fans in the room had their own rap session. That’s kinda sweet.
Sunday about noon there was still hubbub in the entrance, and people buying tickets.
For me, the best part of convention costumes is watching them mill around together.
Now this would be a great team-up movie!
More small children threatened by authoritarian costumes.
Draining shoes after the storm.
Everyone loved this Galactus.
Road trip in reverse!
Travel crew of Josh Frankel and Ed Catto.
Michael Mann was right, wet pavement makes the best photos. And so to bed.
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.