For all practical purposes, the area between the Hilton and the ACC is the best place for photoshoots. I don't know why a different spot should be chosen.
I plan to go as Sousei Seki in the fluffy pink dress. (Anyone who's seen Rozen Maiden Träumend will know what I'm talking about.)
Current and Future Projects
Cherry Blossom Festival 2010: Youmu Konpaku (Touhou Project)
Fanime 2010: Advocat (GrimGrimoire), Lilith (Vanguard Princess), Shinki (Touhou Project)
Anime Expo 2010: Kamui Tokinomiya (Arcana Heart), Juri Han (Super Street Fighter IV)