CA -- San Diego -- Comic-Con International 2018 -- Panel: The Forgotten Trio: A Spotlight on Letterers, Inkers, and Colorists:
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Many think of the artist and the writer as the masterminds behind all great comics. Little do many know how much credit should go to the colorists, inkers, and letterers who put in hours of work, only to receive minimal recognition. Jessica Tseang (founder of The Comic Book Girl, comic book historian) leads a discussion with legendary talents from Marvel, DC, IDW, Dark Horse, Image, Top Cow, Aspen, and other publishers on how the industry can change, the importance of their work, a brief look into their daily lives, and how to break into their career. There will also be a Q&A for budding colorists, inkers, and letterers.
Panelists (left to right): Jessica Tseang, Beth Sotelo, Dave Lanphear, and Matt Batt Banning
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SDCCP3_180719_02.JPG: Matt Batt Banning
SDCCP3_180719_06.JPG: Dave Lanphear
SDCCP3_180719_16.JPG: Beth Sotelo
SDCCP3_180719_30.JPG: Jessica Tseang, Beth Sotelo, Dave Lanphear, and Matt Batt Banning
SDCCP3_180719_66.JPG: Jessica Tseang
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2018 photos: Equipment this year: I continued to use my Fuji XS-1 cameras but, depending on the event, I also used a Nikon D7000.
Trips this year:
Civil War Trust conferences in Greenville, NC, Newport News, VA, and my farewell event with them in Chicago, IL (via sites in Louisville, KY, St. Louis, MO, and Toledo, OH),
three trips to New York City (including New York Comic-Con), and
my 13th consecutive trip to San Diego Comic-Con (including sites in Reno, Sacramento, San Francisco, and Los Angeles).
Number of photos taken this year: about 535,000.