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The face of drag

An attendee poses for a photograph during the DragWorld UK 2019 convention at the Olympia in London, Britain, August 18, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph during the DragWorld UK 2019 convention at the Olympia in London, Britain, August 18, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph during the DragWorld UK 2019 convention at the Olympia in London, Britain, August 18, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Joe Black poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Joe Black poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Joe Black poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Asia Thorne poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Asia Thorne poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Asia Thorne poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Eva Serration poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Eva Serration poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Eva Serration poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Miss Moppe poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Miss Moppe poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Miss Moppe poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Georgie Bee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Georgie Bee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Georgie Bee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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That Guy in a Tutu poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

That Guy in a Tutu poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

That Guy in a Tutu poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Attendees pose for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Attendees pose for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Attendees pose for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Kyleigh poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Kyleigh poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Kyleigh poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Mynxie poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Mynxie poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Mynxie poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Paul Aleksandr poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Paul Aleksandr poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Paul Aleksandr poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Kiko poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Kiko poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Kiko poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Oedipussi Rex poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Oedipussi Rex poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Oedipussi Rex poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Christina Turna Round poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Christina Turna Round poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Christina Turna Round poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Clare Successfully poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Clare Successfully poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Clare Successfully poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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An attendee has their hair adjusted. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee has their hair adjusted. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee has their hair adjusted. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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An artist performs. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An artist performs. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An artist performs. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Attendees react during DragWorld. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Attendees react during DragWorld. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Attendees react during DragWorld. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Attendees take a selfie. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Attendees take a selfie. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Attendees take a selfie. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

An attendee poses for a photograph. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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