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Pony 'What-if?' #1: Pegasus Flight by eaglehooves Pony 'What-if?' #1: Pegasus Flight :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 1 0 Group Shot (Trotcon '14) by eaglehooves Group Shot (Trotcon '14) :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 0 0 Octavia 2 (Trotcon '14) by eaglehooves Octavia 2 (Trotcon '14) :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 1 0 YOU DID WHAT DO TO MY CELLO?! by eaglehooves YOU DID WHAT DO TO MY CELLO?! :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 0 0 Octavia (Trotcon '14) by eaglehooves Octavia (Trotcon '14) :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 0 0 Elusive (Trotcon '14) by eaglehooves Elusive (Trotcon '14) :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 0 0 Elusive Trading Card by eaglehooves Elusive Trading Card :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 83 7 Elusive and Blueblood by eaglehooves Elusive and Blueblood :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 2 1 Elusive and Regal Splendor by eaglehooves Elusive and Regal Splendor :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 3 3 Surprise Pin by eaglehooves Surprise Pin :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 1 2 Pinkie Sketch by eaglehooves Pinkie Sketch :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 0 0 Anthropology E-reader (Bonus Chapter) by eaglehooves Anthropology E-reader (Bonus Chapter) :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 1 0 Peanut bucker Desktop Pony by eaglehooves Peanut bucker Desktop Pony :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 7 5 Anthropology E-reader (Complete!) by eaglehooves Anthropology E-reader (Complete!) :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 8 2 Lyra Start Orb by eaglehooves Lyra Start Orb :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 3 0 ButterscotchSundae Wallpaper by eaglehooves ButterscotchSundae Wallpaper :iconeaglehooves:eaglehooves 3 0


Starlight Glimmer music box by Hanic-Draws Starlight Glimmer music box :iconhanic-draws:Hanic-Draws 64 0 Woona by krowzivitch Woona :iconkrowzivitch:krowzivitch 300 13 Fleur by Firimil Fleur :iconfirimil:Firimil 25 7 Rarity in dress by MDeltaR Rarity in dress :iconmdeltar:MDeltaR 29 3 Stemlet Mind by Sirzi Stemlet Mind :iconsirzi:Sirzi 110 19 Pairs of three kinds by Sirzi Pairs of three kinds :iconsirzi:Sirzi 235 38 How Odd by LolaDitz How Odd :iconloladitz:LolaDitz 95 8 [Vestor[ Sweetie Belle as Sheep #1 by PaganMuffin [Vestor[ Sweetie Belle as Sheep #1 :iconpaganmuffin:PaganMuffin 31 4 [Vector] Starlight Glimmer #3 by PaganMuffin [Vector] Starlight Glimmer #3 :iconpaganmuffin:PaganMuffin 116 8 Luna by Lemanda Luna :iconlemanda:Lemanda 130 14 Equestrian Pink Heart of Courage by SilverSlinger Equestrian Pink Heart of Courage :iconsilverslinger:SilverSlinger 99 16 Dancerverse - Princess Luna by Orin331 Dancerverse - Princess Luna :iconorin331:Orin331 252 48 Unicorn Summit by Pedantia Unicorn Summit :iconpedantia:Pedantia 115 20 open-horse development by RapidStrike open-horse development :iconrapidstrike:RapidStrike 82 11 Flutterwlan0 by RapidStrike Flutterwlan0 :iconrapidstrike:RapidStrike 196 20 Greta Griffon [FAN ART] by art-of-aa Greta Griffon [FAN ART] :iconart-of-aa:art-of-aa 69 3


And so another TrotCon has come and gone, and like usual it was awesome. Panels were great, cosplays were great, the guests were hilarious, and artist's acres weren't that hot considering how many people were in there.

Both my biggest gripe (aside from the occasional lack of A/C) and an incredibly heartwarming moment actually happened in traffic outside the convention though. Part of my group had a breakdown on the way to Columbus, and while they managed to re-attach the broken hose, they had lost their coolant. While they were standing around thinking about who to call, Carousel Accessories stopped, asked if they were going to the convention, and lent them some spare coolant they happened to be carrying. Thank you Carousel Accessories, we all really appreciated it! Meanwhile, I forgot that I'm not a local anymore, and managed to get lost twice despite the assistance of both a GPS and a police officer.

The serious cosplays are always amazing to see, but what was also fun was that this year the group I was had fun with it too. Between Friday and Saturday we had Shim & Sham (genderbent Flim & Flam), two Elusives (genderbent Rarity), three OCs, a (genderbent) Octavia, and a (genderbent) Zecora.

Merch wise I spent ALL of the bits I brought with me (my wallet contains a printout of a "100 Bit Celestial Reserve note" and a coupon for vitamin water right now), but hey, I only get to shop fan merch in person once a year. The tradition of comissioning Alex Heberling to draw the character I'm cosplaying continues, as does not being able to control my fanfillying within 3 meters of Pixelkitties' booth. Might do another custom once my wallet recovers, as well as a flask if anypony caught that vendor's name or website.

And I've got things to do, so pictures soon. (Not Soon(TM), actual soon.) And they're up!

And apparently I can't get out of character for Elusive. I'm already planning next season's outfits! (I think I can do Fluttershy/Butterscotch without having to wear nearly as many layers, and I have most of a Twilight that was supposed to happen Sunday and didn't...)
  • Listening to: 7th Element
  • Watching: Arrow
  • Playing: FTL


Lets see... I'm a college student studying engineering, a former Boy Scout (and current outdoorsman when I get the time), and ... Oh yea... I'm seriously addicted to My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. I'm pretty on and off with contributing, due to the lack of time in college (and hit-or-miss inspiration in general), so expect updates to be infrequent, and probably pretty varied. Still, I've got a to-do list projects that I'll get to uploading (well.. completing first... scratch that, /starting/ first) when I get around to it.

Three big interests (excluding ponies) are cars, computers, and scouting, and the last one made a much nicer cutie mark when ponifying myself for an OC. There was more to it than that, but that gets long and personal...

The /signature I use sometimes is my old sig from somewhere, and is the one thing that I keep in common between most of my pony and non-pony accounts.

I can't draw (yet!), so I use a lot of vectors, and I make sure to credit the original source as often as I can. By the nature of fan art, most of it also involves content owned by various companies. Any incorrect or missing citations are an error on my part and I'll gladly fix them/take them down if they're brought to my attention. I don't want any trouble.

I'm wayyyy too connected, so e-mail (eaglehooves[at], Steam ("Lord Elusive"), Reddit ("eaglehooves"), and probably anywhere else an "Eaglehooves" turns up.


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MrHugoDrax Featured By Owner Dec 23, 2015
Sup again lol
eaglehooves Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2016
Pretty much everything, except keeping up with people. Been crazy around here the last few months.
MrHugoDrax Featured By Owner Jan 20, 2016
I know the crazy feeling - taking it easy on course load this semester - nearly killed myself last semester 3MTH + 1PHY hurts brain lol ---- With my scheduled as it is I will probably stop up at University Circle randomly through out this semester - I'll try to let you know when I'm up there.
eaglehooves Featured By Owner Jan 21, 2016
I've actually got my diploma and a full time position way out in the sticks now. I'll let you know if I'm up that way - I owe a bunch of people a visit.
MrHugoDrax Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2014
eaglehooves Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2014
Not much. Keeping (way too) busy with college.
MrHugoDrax Featured By Owner Dec 1, 2014
I wonder what that's like lol --- going to be around over the break or headed home?
eaglehooves Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2014
Headed home. The university is locking the building on me. :(
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Airidesi Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for watching!!!!
AhAintThatBad Featured By Owner Jun 3, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Hey! You! You attending trot?!
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