‘Were it so easy’ – The making of the first Arbiter costume

Once upon a time, I made a costume for a convention, this is the story. ūüėČ First published March 2009 in the 405th Source Magazine, via the 405th Infantry Division forums. Download the full issue here (PDF format) ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†¬† ‚ÄúWere it so easy‚Ķ‚ÄĚ How Sean Bradley made the first Arbiter costume. … Continue reading

ODST interview article at the 405th Infantry

Today¬†an¬† interview that I did¬†about my ODST costume¬†was posted at the 405th Infantry Division website.¬† In the article I explain the challenges and intentions for the ODST costumes that I made. I hope you enjoy the read.¬† First published 01-31-2011 at the 405th Infantry Division forums Creator: Sean Bradley Email Address: sean@costumedork.com Description: Halo ODST … Continue reading

Halo concept artist blogs portfolio for fan costumers!

Bungie concept artist Issac Hannaford blogs his enormous collection of unpublished Halo concept art, offers it up¬†to the 405th Infantry! ¬†I just stumbled across this today via unrealitymag.com. I haven’t seen or heard it anywhere, so it might be noteworthy. In early January 2011¬†Bungie concept artist Issac Hannaford started a blog, and has been uploading … Continue reading

Dual Layer Halo Visor Mini-Tutorial

First published 06-21-2007 at the 405th Infantry Division forums¬† ¬†¬†Adam requested that I pony up the technique I used to make the Blue Realm style Dual Layer visors for my helmet, so I thought that I should share it with all of you. Being that I’ve been a little behind… on finishing the comprehensive tutorial, … Continue reading