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Featured Cosplayer is...
{ Francesca }
Francesca aka Fuinur-necrophily is a wonderful cosplayer and friend of mine, I have always really loved her photos and appreciated her vision! She's incredible at being Lara and always wanted to interview her so the world can see her the way we do.
Here is your chance to know this girl and find out all about her, enjoy!

1- Tell us about yourself.
"My name is Francesca, but everybody call me Fuinur. I'm Italian and i was born in Rome the 23 october 1992! In addition to cosplay my other passion are draw and making clothes and jewerly! I also love photography and Land Rovers!"
2- Why do you cosplay Lara, what does it mean to you?
"Lara is my hero since i was a child, i've always admired her for her intelligence, strength and courage. When i cosplay Lara i can feel a little like her, and i love do my photoshoot in some abandoned places, it's so fun! "
3- How did you first hear about lara?
"In the far 1997, when a friend of my father has give to me Tomb Raider II."
4- How long have you been a lara fan?
From 1997, so since when i was 5!"
5- When did you get into cosplay?
"I've start to do cosplay in 2007, and in 2008 i've started to go to cosplay conventions with a my friend! In 2011 i have start to do Lara Croft cosplay."
6- How do you assemble your outfits?
"I always start with some reference photos, and i'm going to play the various games again for see the costume in every ways! Then i start to create, i always start with the holsters! Sometime i get help from my parents, especially for the items like bow and quiver!"
7- Favourite TR outfit:
"I love all the wetsuit, and the Tomb Raider Underworld jungle shorts. I also love the Tibet Outfit."
8- Favourite TR game:
Tomb Raider II!"
9- What do you think of the movies?
"I like the movies, when it was released i'm feeling really excited! Angelina is a good Lara, and the story are great."
10- What is your favourite boss fight/puzzle in your favourite game?
Marco Bartoli when become a Dragon! I love take the dagger, every time is like the first! *nostalgic moment*
11- How do you feel about the new origins story?
A part of me like it and the other part dislike it. I've enjoyed the new game, is really beautiful! But i'm still a classic Lara fan, and the old puzzles are unbeatable!"
12- What is the one item you would add to the croft outfit?
"A knife, for me it will be very usefull!"
13- Who takes your photos, and what kind of equipment do you use?
Most of my photos are do by my parents or by friends with my Nikon D3100. The others from some photographers that i've known at conventions"
14- What are your favorite qualities that Lara upholds?
"Intelligence, strength , courage."
15- What is your dream Lara croft costume?
I really want to do my cosplay pics in the real places of the game! And i really want to do a photo shoot in the Colosseum and in Rome soon! "
16- Do you have any advice for first time cosplayers?
"Do it for fun! Cosplay is a big passion, that can make you know new friends and discover a new world! And never care about critiques!"
17- Have you anything you want to share with our readers?
"For first I want to say thanks to Sara for this interview. Thank you so much! Lara is my idol and do this interview make me really happy!"
Previous Featured Cosplayers:
  1. Max
  2. Lena
  3. Jenn
  4. Tif
  5. Jolien
  6. Julie
  7. Julie Peugeot
  8. Lady Linny
  9. Carla
  10. Jonathan
  11. Ornella
  12. Anastasya
  13. Tereza
  14. Kat
  15. Colette
  16. Jessie
  17. Aurelie
  18. Monica
  19. Anne
  20. Jessica
  21. Rachel
  22. Fuinurnecrofly