Max Archer is a photographer of over ten years with more than 4 years of experience shooting cosplay and anime convention coverage. His cosplay photography has been featured in books and magazines, on websites like Culture:Japan, IGN, and Kotaku, and has been circulated heavily on forums around the world. He is a member and videographer for AX Live. When he’s not shooting cosplay, Max is an automotive journalist and motorsports photographer. Max uses a Nikon D3s with Nikkor lenses and Nikon Speedlight flashes, and prefers Lastolite, Lumiquest, and Manfrotto lighting accessories, BlackRapid straps, and Think Tank bags.