Hot on the heels of Tampa Bay Comic Con 2015, Fetish Con 2015 starts today at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront Hotel. Times staff photographer Luis Santana has been covering the con since 2008.
What is Fetish Con? Here's how they describe it on the Fetish Con website: The original fetish trade show - fifteen years running! Hundreds of top bondage, fetish and adult models, vendors and exhibitors: clothing, latex, corsets, shoes, rope, toys and more, lectures, workshops and demonstrations, erotic art show, private dungeon space, 24-hour exclusive Pervy Pool Party and after parties every night! Join Us for Four Days of Kinky Fun in Sunny Florida!
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Selected and posted by Times photo archivist Tim Rozgonyi