Yaya Han: Cosplay Master
Photographer: Paul Tien
Yaya Han is a costume designer, model and cosplayer who was born in China and raised in both Asia and Europe. Yaya has been creating full costumes and fashion pieces in the United States for the past 11 years, and has evolved her passionate hobby into a loving craft and career.
Miss Han takes looks it should not be possible for a non-cartoon to pull off and totally owns them. Among the completely unrealistic cartoon characters Yaya Han conveys flawlessly is Jessica Rabbit herself:
Producer: Jay Tablante
And the notorious Powergirl:
Photographer: Bryan Boling
Also consider her portrayals of characters from the game series Final Fantasy. They’re enough to make you want her to be cast in a live action adaptation of it. I mean, playing every single part, including Cloud, Sepiroth, and that little white thing.
Photographer: Meg Hanson
Then there’s her portrayal of Selina Kyle, which manages the near impossible task of making you want to see that 2004 movie remade just on the slim hope they’ll give her the part. Hell, she couldn’t phone it in any more than Halle Berry did.
Photographer: Judy Green