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Dragon*Con 2011 in Pictures

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Two-year-old Jareth Kenobi Antonelli from Upper Township, New Jersey, makes the aquaintance of an R2-X2 droid, built over a four-year period by a member of the R2-D2 Builders Club. This droid is a sophisticated working model with all the chirps and whistles familiar to movie-goers and moves by remote control. The R2-D2 Builders Club was founded in 1999 and is an Internet fan-based club with over 5000 members worldwide. Staff Photo: Lee Depkin

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Fans flock to Dragon*Con

There was no shortage of spectacle at the 25th annual Dragon*Con convention held over the Labor Day holiday in five downtown Atlanta hotels. Citizen photographer Lee Depkin spent two days at the event, which featured exhibits, panels, seminars and workshops related to science fiction and fantasy. "It's basically a


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