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Anime Expo is the largest anime and manga convention in North America. It has been held in the past at the Anaheim Convention Center and the Long Beach Convention Center. Currently, it is at the Los Angeles Convention Center and continues to grow in size every year.

Anime Expo official Web site. http://www.anime-expo.org/
Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation. http://www.spja.org/

AX 2007 Long Beach (June 29-July 2, 2007) photos copyright © 2007 Kat Avila.
Camera: HP Photosmart M415
Notes: I saved at too low a resolution, so cropped close-ups are on the grainy side. Also, I would like to thank everyone who let me take their photographs so I could share their creativity and hard work with other people.
"Anime Finds a Home in Mexico," by Kat Avila, LatinoLA, 12 July 2002
"Party at Anime Expo 2002," by Kat Avila, Jade Magazine, September-October 2002
"Anime Expo Tokyo 2004: A California Convention Visits Japan," by Kat Avila, Jade Magazine, February 2004
"Anime Expo 2005 Sets New Attendance Record," by Kat Avila, Sequential Tart, August 2005
"Anime Expo Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary," by Kat Avila, Sequential Tart, August 2006
"Bears and Bots and Anime Expo 2007," by Kat Avila, LatinoLA, 12 July 2007
stage
Long Beach Arena stage
for concerts
Kuma
David as Kuma/Jinnosuke
from Afro Samurai
Long Beach Arena
outside Long Beach Arena
Long Beach Arena
outside Long Beach Arena
Long Beach Convention Center
Long Beach Convention Center
Long Beach Convention Center
Long Beach Convention Center
balcony
balcony above Artist Alley
Artist Alley
Artist Alley
cosplayers
cosplayers
Jorge
Jorge, Chief of
Raccoon Police Dept.
Jorge
Then why is there
a panda on his cap?
Lauran
Lauran
Visualaddicts.com
Lauran & Sheyne
of visual-addicts.com
Artist Alley
Artist Alley booth
Melissa Diaz
Melissa Diaz booth


Artist Alley
Artist Alley
David Wong
David Wong
Crystal Gronnestad
Crystal Gronnestad
Long Beach Convention Center
Long Beach Convention Center
AX sign
AX sign on the side of
Aquarium of the Pacific
AX sign
AX sign
Gabriel
Gabriel as Kisuke
Urahara from Bleach
showtime
cameras out to catch
the show
Pandect
Pandect Web comic
booth and cosplayers
Artist Alley
Artist Alley
cosplayers
cosplayers horsing around
monster
You never know whom
you're going to meet.
Exhibit Hall
Exhibit Hall
ramen
Cup Noodles cosplayers
cosplayers
cosplayers


Eureka Seven
Eureka Seven
ADV Films
ADV Films booth
showtime
showtime
Tea Club
Tea Club comic booth
VooDoo Baby
VooDoo Baby booth
DrMaster
DrMaster Publications booth
Evan Lee
Evan Lee's work at
Gnome International booth
hentai sign
hentai sign
maneki neko
maneki-neko (beckoning cat)
at Deux Press booth
Godzilla
I'm Godzilla!
Hear me roar!