2011 D23 Expo: Lee’s Thoughts on the “Headliner” Events

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I had a more positive D23 experience than Laura, probably because I was only there for two days and because I attended the ‘headliner’ events in the Arena both days I was there. Those were the only events that had designated Press seating, so I didn’t have to wait in line for hours and hours … Continue reading "2011 D23 Expo: Lee’s Thoughts on the “Headliner” Events"
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Mr. Incredible in the Move it, Shake It, Celebrate It Street Party

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Mr. Incredible in the Move it, Shake It, Celebrate It Street Party parade.Nikon D700/28-300VR, 1/200s, f/6.3, ISO 200, EV +0.7, 135mm Focal Length. I grew up reading comic books and my favorites were the super heros Superman, Batman and the Fantastic Four. When Disney/Pixar released the animated feature, The Incredibles, I was in the theater … Continue reading "Mr. Incredible in the Move it, Shake It, Celebrate It Street Party"
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UPlifting Family Portrait

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It’s family picture time! Here are some quick tips to capturing an adorable photo. 1. Create multiple levels. 2. Have the taller people kneel down in front. This creates a tighter shot. 3. Make sure everyone’s face is completely visible. 4. Use the flash outdoors to alleviate intense shadows and indoors to diffuse tungsten bulbs. … Continue reading "UPlifting Family Portrait"
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Disney Pic of the Week: Pixar

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Disney did one thing right when they teamed up, and later bought, Pixar Studios. Disney knew computer generated imagery (CGI) was the future of animated movie making. Pixar was not only ahead of every other studio in CGI but had the talent and creativity to produce good stories to go with the technology. With the … Continue reading "Disney Pic of the Week: Pixar"
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Send a Hello Stamp

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Since 1986, Pixar films have stretched the boundaries of our imagination with stories about unlikely heroes who explore the bonds of friendship and family. Now some of those heroes are the subjects of colorful new Send a Hello stamps that encourage people to connect with loved ones through the mail. The Send a Hello stamps, … Continue reading "Send a Hello Stamp"
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Luxo Jr.

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Now appearing at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: Luxo Jr. Every 15-20 minutes, Luxo Jr., the dancing lamp from the Pixar movies, makes an appearance across the street from Toy Story Mania. Perched on a stage above the crowd, this cute little fellow dances to a variety of tunes for about two and a half minutes. The … Continue reading "Luxo Jr."
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UP, UP AND AWAY!

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UP, UP AND AWAY!: Characters from the new Disney-Pixar animated comedy “UP” made a surprise visit May 14, 2009 to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The three stars — (L-R): Russell, an 8-year-old Wilderness Explorer; Carl Fredricksen, a 78-year-old balloon salesman; and Dug, a dog — pose in front of the Sorcerer Hat. Beginning May 15, the … Continue reading "UP, UP AND AWAY!"
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Disney Parades – Jumpin’ Over

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For those of you who haven’t experienced Pixar Block Party Bash yet, it is a high energy, bold colored, character-filled explosion of a street party. While seldom seen Monsters Inc. creatures George Sanderson (orange fellow with the sock on his back), Needleman (big red nose, horns on side of head), and Smitty (large, green, moptop … Continue reading "Disney Parades – Jumpin’ Over"
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