Comic-Con International 2017

  Comic-Con International: San Diego: July 20-23: This year’s Comic-Con has now come and gone. Exhibit A Press was in its usual spot, booth 1909 in the Independent Publishers’ Pavilion, across from DC Comics. We were happy to host Eisner Award nominee Steve Conley on Friday for special signing. Alanna Wolff, Jeff Byrd, and Mavis…

WonderCon 2017

Anaheim, CA, March 31-April 2, 2017: After a few years’ hiatus, Batton and Jackie were back at WonderCon for 2017. Exhibit A Press was in the Small Press area, hanging with neighbors Rebecca and James Hicks (“Little Vampires”). It was great getting to schmooze with lots of old friends. Lots of thanks to Mimi Cruz…

“Comic Book People 2” Shares Candid 1990s Photos

Jackie Estrada’s Comic Book People 2 Provides Unique Peek at the Comics Indusry in the 1990s As a follow-up to 2014’s well-received Comic Book People: Photographs from the 1970s and 1980s, longtime comics industry insider Jackie Estrada ran a successful Kickstarter campaign to fund Comic Book People 2: Photographs from the 1990s, now available in…

Jackie and Batton Signing at JHU

  Jackie and Batton had a great time chatting with old friends at the signing at JHU in Manhattan on March 25. Special guests included people whose photos appear in one or both of the Comic Book People books, including Michael Kaluta, Danny Fingeroth, Dean Haspiel, Elaine Lee, Alex Simmons, Calvin Reid, Stephen Blue, Jim…

San Diego Comic Fest 2016

Jackie and I had a great time at the fourth annual San Diego Comic Fest at the Town and Country in Mission Valley. We were especially pleased to be included as guests of the show! Comic Fest is, as the organizers describe it, “the friendly, intimate  comic con experience.” And that’s no hype! Though the…

San Diego Comic Fest 2016

Batton and Jackie had a fantastic time at San Diego’s friendly, intimate con, the San Diego Comic Fest on President’s Day weekend at the Town & Country Hotel in Mission Valley. It was great to see Stan Sakai, Bryan and Mary Talbot, Trina Robbins & Steve Leialoha, Anina Bennett & Paul Guinan, Don Glut, Bill…

Comic Book People + ComicKaze= Celebration!

There was a great turnout for Jackie Estrada’s Comic Book People 2 (her follow-up to last year’s Comic Book People) at Comickaze, Robert Scott’s new store at Liberty Station, Point Loma, San Diego. Lovely Wife Jackie gave a talk about how her two books of photographs came about, attending every San Diego Comic-Con, and anecdotes…