Disney when Not at Disney

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Even when I travel to a non-Disney destination, I seem to find references to Disney or use lessons I learned when photographing at Disney properties. Then there is the kind of travel planned to include a Disney location. Which is what I did when I found out I would be spending a day in Boston, … Continue reading "Disney when Not at Disney"
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Disney Pic of the Week: Pirates of the Caribbean

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The classic Pirates of the Caribbean or POTC ride found in Adventureland at the Magic Kingdom has been updated over the years. It was not originally planned for Walt Disney World but, after guests were surprised it was not one of the original attractions at the Magic Kingdom, Disney quickly put it into production. POTC … Continue reading "Disney Pic of the Week: Pirates of the Caribbean"
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More Possible Hidden Mickeys around Walt Disney World

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Consider the following images. Are some of them close enough to be included as bona fide Hidden Mickeys? As you approach the entrance to The Land pavilion at Epcot, check out these circles in the outside mural on your right. You’ll find them just inside the beginning of the mural roof and close to the … Continue reading "More Possible Hidden Mickeys around Walt Disney World"
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Hidden Mickeys and other Hidden Images in the Magic Kingdom

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The recent expansion area of Fantasyland in the Magic Kingdom is filled with compelling Hidden Images. Disney Imagineers put much thought into these great creations, and I’m still stumbling across ones I didn’t know about! Like this one. To find it, walk to the Disney Vacation Club sign across from Ariel’s Grotto. Embedded in the … Continue reading "Hidden Mickeys and other Hidden Images in the Magic Kingdom"
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Photographing Details at Walt Disney World

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Disney parks are known for many things. Attention to detail and incorporating detail is one of them. Focusing on the little details at a busy tourist attraction like Walt Disney World is one way to get photos which do not include people. Taking a stroll down Sunset Blvd. in Disney’s Hollywood Studios, I came upon … Continue reading "Photographing Details at Walt Disney World"
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Staying at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

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As you enter Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge, the high ceiling of the lobby is a feast for your eyes. The Earth tones of the wood and decor instantly sooth your being. You see the three story tall windows which look out over Arusha Rock and African savanna beyond. You will even spy a "rope" bridge crossing high overhead.
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Disney Pic of the Week: Streets of America

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I have walked through the Streets of America in Disney’s Hollywood Studios many times since the park opened back in 1989. The backlot facades of New York City and now including San Francisco adding to the atmosphere of Hollywood. I never really took the time to really look at those facades until I was researching … Continue reading "Disney Pic of the Week: Streets of America"
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Beach Club Resort – Part One of Two

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Last week I discussed the Yacht Club. If you missed it, click here for PART ONE and PART TWO. Today I’ll be examining they Yacht Club’s sister resort, the Beach Club. The Beach Club opened on November 19, 1990. This deluxe resort features 583 guest rooms with an average room size of 380 square feet. … Continue reading "Beach Club Resort – Part One of Two"
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