Sci-fi, fantasy, gaming and superhero fans all came together for the 2019 Awesome Con at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center over the weekend. Several participants dressed as their favorite characters. (Washington Blade photos by Michael Key)
Michael Key has worked as a photojournalist for the Washington Blade since 2009 and is currently serving as the photo editor. He has worked on Capitol Hill, in the White House, on the campaign trail and in cities along the East Coast taking iconic photos documenting the extension of marriage benefits to same-sex couples, the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," and other events of interest to the LGBT community. Follow Michael
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