while there may not be another official cosplay.com campout/picnic, there might be So.CA gatherings. Please check the "Member gatherings" section in the forums. Thanks.
Closing this olllllld thread..
"This is your job. You want a clear conscience, go start a charity. But if you want your own photography business, and your cosplayer boss says you gotta go out there and take a photo-shoot, go out there, take it, come back to work, and say "DO YOU NEED ME TO DO IT AGAIN?!!"