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Conventional Wisdom: Fetish Con: Photographer Arthur Drooker shares an inside look at S&M in his series on convention attendees

Conventional Wisdom: Fetish Con


Where photographer Arthur Drooker has gone, we’ve followed. We were in awe of the openly eccentric and colorful BronyCon, but his latest venture into the world of convention attendees delivers an entirely different wow…

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Conventional Wisdom: BronyCon: Photographer Arthur Drooker mingles with My Little Pony enthusiasts in his series on convention attendees

Conventional Wisdom: BronyCon


BronyCon, the annual convention for fans of Hasbro’s animated television series “My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic,” took over the Baltimore Convention Center for four days this August and photographer ); return…

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Conventional Wisdom: 37th Vent Haven Ventriloquist Convention: The third installment of Arthur Drooker’s photo series on convention attendees

Conventional Wisdom: 37th Vent Haven Ventriloquist Convention


Photographer Arthur Drooker has already taken us on eccentric adventures within the World Taxidermy & Fish Carving Championships and the annual assembling of the Association of Lincoln Presenters. Drooker’s been swinging by a hand-picked…

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Conventional Wisdom: World Taxidermy & Fish Carving Championships: The second installment of Arthur Drooker’s photo series on convention attendees

Conventional Wisdom: World Taxidermy & Fish Carving Championships


We recently took you to the Association of Lincoln Presenters annual assembly, by way of photographer Arthur Drooker’s camera lens. Drooker has been dropping by some of the convention industry’s most eccentric gatherings in an…

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Conventional Wisdom by Arthur Drooker: An exclusive sneak peek at a new photo series about convention attendees

Conventional Wisdom by Arthur Drooker


We’ve been following photographer Arthur Drooker’s work since his 2010 American Ruins gallery show and book. The Mill Valley, California-based artist’s infrared imagery mystifies with its modern approach to capturing mythic, decayed structures. We caught…

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Microsoft build attendees a Microsoft Surface RT and 100GB SkyDrive storage

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Microsoft has just announced that developers at its build 2012 conference will receive 100GB of SkyDrive storage, and a free 32GB Surface RT. Speaking enthusiastically about the developer opportunity ahead, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer guaranteed developers in the crowd that “this will be the best opportunity software developers will see.”

“Hundreds of millions of people are just aching to use your applications,” said Ballmer, before announcing the giveaway for build attendees. The crowd was understandably excited, and Ballmer promised developers that Microsoft would do more marketing and “better marketing” for Windows 8.

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