Top 10 WDW Locations To Photograph After Dark

There are so many great locations to photograph at Walt Disney World during the day, but some of my favorite photographs are those taken after dark. The lighting on many of the attractions, as well as, the park icons makes everything come alive at night. Let's take a look at our top 10 Walt Disney World locations to photograph after dark.10. Spaceship Earth makes for some great photos during the day, but it looks even more spectacular after dark. The multicolored lights shining on this park … [Read more...]

Scrap That Disney Vacation!

You should scrap your Disney vacation. No... I don't mean cancel your trip, I mean scrapbook all those amazing photos you took during your fun-filled Disney vacation!Scrapbooking is a popular hobby. There are even regional and national expos and conventions held throughout the year where dedicated scrappers gather to see new products and check out new trends in the crafting industry. I love to scrap, but I am not a die-hard scrapper. I do, however, have an obsession with Disney stickers and … [Read more...]

Review of Kingdom Camera Rentals at Walt Disney World

If you’re like me, you LOVE to take pictures while on vacation at WDW. I’ve been a professional photographer for several years now, so it just seems natural for me to visit the parks with a camera in hand. I don’t take nearly as many pics as I use to though since we make several trips a year as passholders and you can only have so many pictures of Cinderalla’s before they start to look the same. Because of that, I always make it a point to take on a personal photography project when I make trips … [Read more...]

WDW Pics 2 App Review

If you’re like me, you always have a Disney themed background on your electronic devices. Well, I recently discovered an awesome app available on iTunes called WDW Pics 2. This app features over 50 different professional photos from Walt Disney World that you can use as the wallpaper for your Apple devices. It also lets you make a collage of photos using both the photos in the app and your own photos – how cool is that?As a professional photographer, I generally only use my own photos from … [Read more...]

10 Photography Tips for Your Next Walt Disney World Vacation

Pictures are the best souvenir of any Disney vacation, at least in my opinion.  I often find myself saying, "Please smile nicely.  Pictures are mommy's souvenir."  When we get home, I look forward to developing them, putting them in Disney frames, and even using some as photo gifts.  This past vacation, I took over 600 pictures!   But, before I can do those things, I need to be able to photograph well, right?  Hopefully these Photography Tips for Your Next Walt Disney World Vacation will help … [Read more...]

2014 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Come delight in the spring blooms as Disney gardeners paint the landscape all the colors of the rainbow while Epcot culinary experts tempt your palate with marketplace tastes during the 21st Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival March 5 – May 18, 2014, at Walt Disney World Resort.One of my favorite aspects of this festival is the incredible photography opportunities. Whether you are needing a new family portrait, engagement announcements or just want some fabulous floral prints … [Read more...]

My Disneyland Photo Pass Plus Experience

Recently my family traveled to Disneyland and for the first time ever, we ventured there having pre-bought the Photo Pass Plus card. I was hesitant as I take a lot of my own pictures and to be fair I didn't know if I'd get nearly enough pictures to make it worth the $70 price tag. Plus I wasn't sure I wanted to be in the pictures so often. That may be why I take the role of photographer in our own trips. But I said, what the heck, let's try it out.My favorite part of the whole Photo Pass … [Read more...]

Win a Fabulous Gold Plated Mickey Bracelet

Our good friends over at Mouze Kateerz  have this fabulous Disney-themed Mickey Mouse bracelet to give away this week. It's 18k gold plated with Swarovski crystals. Think how fantastic this will look on your wrist or the wrist of someone you love!To enter, all you have to do is fill out the Rafflecopter form below. The contest ends Saturday April 21th at 11:59pm. On Sunday I will pick one lucky winner and notify them Monday Morning via email that they won. Be sure to use a valid way for me … [Read more...]

Disney World App Review – Fireworks Photography Field Guide

We have all been there, taking in the awe-inspiring fireworks at the spectacular Disney Parks night shows but can't seem to get a great picture. Sometimes blurry, or stringy, or just lacking clarity and focus.  Want to fix that no matter what camera you take with you to the parks? This app from is for you!Available in the app store for only $1.99 you can get this app on iPhone and iPod touch.  It gives you step by step instructions for not only what you need to take great photos … [Read more...]

Top 5 Magic Kingdom Hidden Details

Anyone who has been to Walt Disney World knows that Disney specializes in the details; and I’m always on the look-out for new details or hidden Disney magic that isn’t so easy to find! Today I’m sharing with you my favorie Magic Kingdom hidden details that I have discovered on my visits to the park. Enjoy!5. Cinderella's Wishing Well-Located on the path running around the castle near Tomorrowland, you will find a wishing well sitting just off the path facing the castle! You can tell by its … [Read more...]