If you are an avid comic buff, you are sure to think that the life of a cosplay artist is a dream life! To get to live and act the character that you are so passionate about, and getting paid for it.. what could be better than this? But, contrary to popular belief, life is not such a bed of roses for these cosplay artists.They not only have to work on getting their cosplay right, but also have to do regular jobs for a living! How else do you think they get all the money for their costumes and innovations, travel, and like anyone of us, they are also regular people with families and a future they want to secure. If you really look at what these people do for a living, you would be surprised! The professions of these artists range from a research analyst, student, stay-at-home mom, banker, legal assistants, psychologist, sales analyst, nurse, neuroscientist to as varied as a doggy daycare owner. Some are in the creative field like aspiring filmmakers, theatre artists, photographers, stage designers, actors. For them being a cosplay artist is just an extension of their creativity.After being exposed to this fact, sure enough your respect for these Cosplay artists would have gone up several notches. So, next time, when you see one, don’t just appreciate him/her for creativity, but also for the enormous effort that person puts into living his/her passion.
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1.Left: Research analyst Right: Banker
2.Student and princess performer
3.Manages a doggy daycare