Where in the World #156

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This was Challenge #155: And here’s the answer: Copyright © 2006 Barrie Brewer, Nikon D50, 18-200mm VR, 1/320s shutter, f/9, ISO 200 This bat is part of the scrollwork on the gate to the Haunted Mansion in the Magic Kingdom. Caryn Schill was the first to send in the correct answer for the challenge! Congratulations … Continue reading "Where in the World #156"
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Collectibles for a Cause – Auction #2 – Walt Disney Imagineering Haunted Mansion Hat

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Collectibles for a Cause – Auction #2 – Walt Disney Imagineering Haunted Mansion Hat For complete rules scroll to the bottom. In 2011 I will be participating in my 12th Avon Walk for Breast Cancer since 2001! To demonstrate my commitment to this cause, I am auctioning some special items from my personal collection as … Continue reading "Collectibles for a Cause – Auction #2 – Walt Disney Imagineering Haunted Mansion Hat"
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Horse Weather Vane

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The horse weather vane on top of the Haunted Mansion’s carriage house.Nikon D70/18-200VR, 1/320s, f/8, ISO 200, EV +0.6, 200mm focal length There is a surprising number of weather (or wind) vanes at Walt Disney World. I spotted this horse weather vane on top of Haunted Mansion’s carriage house in the Magic Kingdom from the … Continue reading "Horse Weather Vane"
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Walt Disney Imagineering Haunted Mansion Hat – Auction #8

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Collectables for a Cause – Auction #8 – Walt Disney Imagineering Haunted Mansion Hat For complete rules scroll to the bottom. This year, I am again participating in my 11th Avon Walk for Breast Cancer! To demonstrate my commitment to this cause, I am auctioning some special items from my personal collection as a way … Continue reading "Walt Disney Imagineering Haunted Mansion Hat – Auction #8"
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All Ears® Haunted Mansion Meet – March 9, 2010

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Our Magic Kingdom meet on March 9th was to be a ride on the Liberty Belle, except it had a delayed opening of 11am. So, after some time meeting and chatting, we headed to the Haunted Mansion to visit the 999 Happy Haunts. First, some Mix and Mingle. Jack Spence, Caren Bachmann, Jeremy Marx Rebecca … Continue reading "All Ears® Haunted Mansion Meet – March 9, 2010"
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Autumn Hidden Mickeys Tour

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I joined up with some great folks for a Hidden Mickeys tour in the Magic Kingdom. They bid on the tour this summer at Lou Mongello’s auction for the Dream Team Project (at Fred Block’s MagicMeets). The Mulfingers brought along a few fellow Hidden Mickey hunters, and we met up near Goofy’s statue in Town … Continue reading "Autumn Hidden Mickeys Tour"
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Hello from Disneyland II

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I just finished updating the Disneyland Hidden Mickeys book, so now we’re involved with proofing and readying the book for the printer. I want to mention several more compelling Hidden Mickey images at Disneyland. This classic Mickey image in the cement may be relatively new. In California Adventure’s Sunshine Plaza, face away from the Sun … Continue reading "Hello from Disneyland II"
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Light and Shadow

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Photography is all about capturing the light. Shadows in a photo help to create depth. Together, light and shadow can create a three dimensional look. In the photo below, the light entering from the upper left is an example of sidelighting. The shadows frame and mold Leota’s face especially her eyes. Did you notice those … Continue reading "Light and Shadow"
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A Day in the Magic Kingdom

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What a great day to be living in Florida! The weather was perfect and my wife and I were headed over to the happiest place on earth – The Magic Kingdom. We pulled into the parking lot around 9:30 and were somewhat surprised to see that it wasn’t all that full. Anyway, we choose to … Continue reading "A Day in the Magic Kingdom"
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Mr. Toad and the Haunted Mansion

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After publishing my Everest Shrine and Cool Wash blogs, I received a number of requests for similar bits of information. It seems you all love this type of Disney trivia. I’m not sure I can deliver, but I’ll do my best. This next item isn’t so much a “hidden but obvious” detail. It’s just sort … Continue reading "Mr. Toad and the Haunted Mansion"
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