The Siggraph 2013 Conference took place from July 21 to 25. Here are pictures from the first day of the exhibition This event at the Anaheim Convention Center focuses on showing off the latest in emergent technology, video FX techniques, experimental and cutting edge technology. Highlights included a The HD Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, walking around in a 3D environment and turning on lights with your mind. All images by Brian Erzen.
Kid Rock performed at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine on July 26. He provided festival like atmosphere for his fans. The show included Harleys for test drives, tattoo tents, $4 beers, and cheap shots of Crown Royal. Kool and the Gang opened. All images by Sugarwolf.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus returns to the Honda Center in Anaheim from July 26 to August 4. The circus gave the Weekly a tour of their set up process and pre-show practice on July 25. All images by Eric Hood.
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Weezer performed a sold-out show at the Pacific Amphitheatre in Costa Mesa as part of the 2013 OC Fair. All images by Andrew Youssef.
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The Postal Service performed at the Greek Theatre on July 23. This was the first of two nights at the Greek celebrating the 10th anniversary of their debut album "Give Up". Baths and Big Freedia also performed. All images by Andrew Youssef.
For four days, Wanderlust festival in the gorgeous Squaw Valley in Lake Tahoe challenged people's bodies with all kinds of yoga classes (Beastie Boys yoga, anyone?), and filled people's hearts and minds with enough wisdom for a lifetime. Not to say that the long weekend was all about oms and...
CuriousJosh brings you scenes from the L.A. Underground. This week CuriousJosh takes a Comic-Con residency at the Machinima, Ubisoft, and Anime Expo Lounge in San Diego's Fluxx nightclub capturing and collecting cosplay characters. Can you name the characters?
The Walking Dead at...
Convention trends come and go, but at San Diego Comic-Con, you'll always see a lot of love for the blockbusters. There were no shortage of fans paying homage to characters from Star Wars, as well as Marvel and DC comic books. Even the local grocery store got in on the action. All photos by Liz...
The convention center is only part of the San Diego Comic-Con experience. Check out what happens when people aren't roaming the exhibit hall or standing in panel lines. From Comic-Con parties to the Adult Swim Funhouse and Regular Show Regular Zone, there was a lot to see in San Diego last...
Whether you're a fan of comic books, sci-fi movies or animated television, there was something for you to see inside San Diego Comic-Con. All photos by Liz Ohanesian.
* The Walking Dead at San Diego Comic-Con
* Comic-Con Party People Invade San Diego
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A&E hosted a party for its Bates Motel show at San Diego Comic Con on July 20, 2013. The party was produced by MKG. Photos by Laura June Kirsch for The Village Voice.
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The Gringo Bandito Chronic Tacos Challenge took place at the Vans US Open of Surfing on July 21. Guinness Book of World Records victor Takeru Kobayashi competed and won $5,000 for his victory. All images by John Gilhooley.
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