Active Topics | Member List | Search | Help | Register | Login
The John Byrne Forum
Byrne Robotics > The John Byrne Forum Page of 2 Next >>
Topic: Cosplay Dark Phoenix Post ReplyPost New Topic
Author
Message
John Byrne
Avatar
Imaginary X-Man

Joined: 11 May 2005
Posts: 116044
Posted: 19 May 2019 at 9:41am | IP Logged | 1 post reply

Normally I'm not a fan of cosplay, but poking around I found this, and I have to say it's not bad at all!

Back to Top profile | search
 
Doug Centers
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 17 February 2014
Location: United States
Posts: 3727
Posted: 19 May 2019 at 10:13am | IP Logged | 2 post reply

Yet again cosplayer's will put big budget movies to shame. " Cuz I can do it cooooler"
Back to Top profile | search
 
Leigh DJ Hunt
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 20 February 2008
Location: United Kingdom
Posts: 1412
Posted: 19 May 2019 at 1:22pm | IP Logged | 3 post reply

Oh yeah that works.
Back to Top profile | search
 
David Allen Perrin
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 15 April 2009
Location: United States
Posts: 2733
Posted: 19 May 2019 at 2:36pm | IP Logged | 4 post reply

Stunning.
Back to Top profile | search
 
Jason Scott
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 06 August 2012
Location: United Kingdom
Posts: 884
Posted: 19 May 2019 at 3:39pm | IP Logged | 5 post reply

Oohh...Very nice indeed! Definitely a good resemblance..
Back to Top profile | search
 
Brian Hague
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 14 November 2006
Posts: 8236
Posted: 19 May 2019 at 7:07pm | IP Logged | 6 post reply

We often hear that film-makers have to use complicated fabric patterns and rubber suits to increase the level of visual interest the costumes have on film. I cannot imagine a greater level of visual interest than that generated by the image shown above...

Back to Top profile | search e-mail
 
Andrew Bitner
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 01 June 2004
Location: United States
Posts: 5695
Posted: 20 May 2019 at 2:58pm | IP Logged | 7 post reply

Give me a faithful interpretation of what's on the page. Odds are pretty good it'll be better than whatever some comics-ignorant designer cooks up for Hollywood.
Back to Top profile | search
 
Steve Gumm
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 10 May 2004
Location: United States
Posts: 1227
Posted: 21 May 2019 at 9:02am | IP Logged | 8 post reply

Too much time on my hands:
Back to Top profile | search e-mail
 
Bill Collins
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 26 May 2005
Location: England
Posts: 10638
Posted: 21 May 2019 at 9:07am | IP Logged | 9 post reply

I agree, there`s a fan made Wolverine Vs Predator short
on Youtube, with limited resources they made a credible
costume for Wolverine.
Back to Top profile | search e-mail
 
Mark Haslett
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 19 April 2004
Location: United States
Posts: 4646
Posted: 21 May 2019 at 11:00am | IP Logged | 10 post reply

This literalization underlines a part of the Phoenix costume that I really think
had a notable role in Phoenix's characterization - that sash.

That sash has a lot of attitude. It's one of those fashion accessories that would
get comments at the Academy Awards pre-show for being particularly sassy.

In context, Phoenix created her own costume. She is practically omnipotent,
and the costume seems designed to announce that. To me, that sash speaks
volumes about Phoenix's self-confidence in her own power and it transitioned
as a perfect fit for Dark Phoenix too.
Back to Top profile | search
 
Eric Sofer
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 31 January 2014
Location: United States
Posts: 3001
Posted: 21 May 2019 at 11:25am | IP Logged | 11 post reply

Steve G., that was really nice. But let's recall that, even notwithstanding colors, Phoenix and Dark Phoenix have different costumes. I just mention it because when Phoenix' outfit is drawn wrong, it makes me CRAAAZY! And not in the good way.

But I wouldn't have expected you to redesign it with a color change. And it's cool. Now, if only you could have removed the purse too... :D :D :D
Back to Top profile | search
 
Steve Gumm
Byrne Robotics Member
Avatar

Joined: 10 May 2004
Location: United States
Posts: 1227
Posted: 21 May 2019 at 12:10pm | IP Logged | 12 post reply



Edited by Steve Gumm on 21 May 2019 at 12:12pm
Back to Top profile | search e-mail
 

Page of 2 Next >>
  Post ReplyPost New Topic
Printable version Printable version

Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot create polls in this forum
You can vote in polls in this forum

 Active Topics | Member List | Search | Help | Register | Login