This whimsical parade is a holiday tradition in Vallejo, California, home of Obtainium Works
A “SteamPunk Santa” and his spiffy new sleigh were among the highlights of the 9th annual Mad Hatter Holiday Parade, held on Saturday, Dec. 1 in Vallejo, California. It was a holiday celebration like no other.
Amazing costumes are highlights at Haworth Steampunk Weekend in North Yorkshire
Photo Gallery: Photographer Mark Speight was on hand at Haworth Steampunk Weekend and allowed us to use some of his images. The event, held at multiple locations in the village of Haworth, served as a fundraiser for a local hospice.
Panels, cosplay, and artist tables were among the highlights at this geekfest near Oakland
A presentation by Jaymee Goh on “Steampunk for People of Color” was among the highlights at AfroComicCon, held last month in Emeryville, California. It was near our global headquarters, so I decided to pay a visit.
A steampunk shop in the historic Florida city will host a self-guided “festival without a festival”
Photo Gallery: St. Augustine has survived invasions by pirates and British soldiers, but next weekend it will see invaders of a different sort as steampunks come in search of entertainment, photo ops, and deals on merchandise.
A UK photographer created stylized images of participants at this October steampunk event
Photo Gallery: Steampunks gathered Oct. 13-15 in Morecambe, UK, for A Splendid Day Out, and Mark Rushton was on hand to take photos that he transformed into painterly works of art. We asked how he achieves these effects.
Our guest photographer captures the creative cosplay at the 2018 Gaslight Steampunk Expo
The theme was “Return to Vulcania” at the Gaslight Steampunk Expo in San Diego. With the event’s Pan-Pacific focus, much of the cosplay took on Polynesian and nautical flavors. Clara Blackheart shot some great photos that captured the creativity.
Photographer Dominique Linel offers a look at the creative cosplayers at Anno 1900
The Anno 1900 Steampunk Convention took place last weekend in Luxembourg, and fortunately for steampunk fans, one attendee was photographer Dominique Linel. He promptly posted photos of the costumed participants.
Time Travelers Bazaar was a small multi-genre event, but steampunk was well represented
Fans of steampunk, Doctor Who, Star Wars and other geek culture franchises converged August 25 as the Time Travelers Bazaar took place in Sacramento. It was a small event, but it had a bit of everything, and steampunk was well represented.
The huge sci-fi event featured panels, dealers, readings, parties and, of course, the Hugo Awards
Photo Gallery: For five days in August, San Jose was the center of the science fiction universe as the city hosted Worldcon 76. The event drew about 4800 attendees, including what appeared to be a sizable number of steampunk enthusiasts.
Steampunks gather in Vallejo, California for the 7th Annual Obtainium Cup Contraptor’s Rally
Photo Gallery: A wacky fleet of mobile contraptions braved zombies, robots, flying monkeys and Alice in Wonderland characters as the 7th Annual Obtainium Cup Contraptor’s Rally took place July 22 in Vallejo, California.