Disney Adds Watermarks over PhotoPass Images

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Earlier this week Disney added a copyright protection to the photos taken by PhotoPass photographers. Now, when you view the photos on the website, there is a watermark over the image. This is to discourage guests from taking a screen shot of their photos in order to save the image without purchasing it first.The watermark will appear on photos that have not been purchased both on the index screen and during any editing process. If the photo is purchased, or is a part of the Memory Maker … [Read more...]


How To Celebrate Your Love At Walt Disney World

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Admittedly, this article is inspired by my own life, as my husband and I will soon be celebrating 5 years of marriage! Over those five years we have taken several trips to Walt Disney World – and we even vacationed there for our honeymoon! We love getting to spend time together at the Disney Parks, and it’s a great place to go with your significant other to celebrate your wedding/honeymoon, engagement, or anniversary. How can you make your Disney trip special and romantic? Read on to find … [Read more...]


Make the most of your Character interactions at Walt Disney World

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Disney if full of adorable, lovable and just have to meet Characters. Let's be honest, if you're going one of the Disney parks, there is a character you want to meet. There are multiple ways to make your experience more memorable, and for the Cast Members and other guests around you as well. If we all do a few little things while in line and during the Meet & Greets, it can make it just a little more Magical for everyone!Wait lines can be long (If you don't have a FP), especially when … [Read more...]


Is Memory Maker Right For Your Walt Disney World Vacation?

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Walt Disney World introduced Memory Maker in late 2013, allowing guest unlimited digital photos taken at Disney PhotoPass locations through out the resort.  These photos can then be downloaded to your personal computer and printed at any photo processing center or used any way you'd like.  Even better, Memory Maker includes ride photos, dining photos and now video from the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror attraction at Disney's Hollywood Studios.  Memory Maker is sold at select retail locations at … [Read more...]


Top 10 Ways to Know If You’re an Disney Addict: Part 2

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Chances are that if you are like myself and the other writers here at Chip and Co., you are a Disney Addict. We have yet to find a cure, but the symptoms of this condition are rather obvious. Most likely your own friends and family have pointed them out to you or questioned your sanity a time or two. If you missed Part 1 of 2 click here to see the initial symptoms of this addiction.Here are more ways to know if you're a Disney Addict...1. You can navigate the Disney parks better than you … [Read more...]


Pose and Smile! At These Top WDW Photo Op Spots

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My favorite WDW trip souvenir by far is always the photos I take – I love capturing moments and memories, and I love that there are so many great places to do so at Disney! There’s obviously the more popular places like in front of Cinderella’s Castle, or the Tree of Life (my family clearly loves to pose there, don’t we look cute?!) – but there are tons of other places to snap a great picture too – so here are my Top 5 “Off The Beaten Path” Photo Op Spots:The front of Cinderella’s Castle … [Read more...]


Disney World Testing Attraction+ with Magic Bands

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Hey Ladies and Gents. Do I really need my snappy intro? I think not, since you have heard from so much lately! Oh what they hey drum roll please.....It is "I" Anonymouse! Sorry I had to! Well Chippy has been on me lately for more My Magic+ Magicband Gossip. So here is what I could get from my super secret inside sources:It seems as though Disney is trying to incorporate your Attraction+ with your Magicband. They have been recently, and secretly it seems, testing this feature. So I ask the … [Read more...]


New Website for Walt Disney World Guests: MyDisneyPhotoPass.com

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Surprise! Disney PhotoPass™ Service has opened the doors to a new online experience for Walt Disney World® Guests.Introducing MyDisneyPhotoPass.com which features a fresh new look, organizing your photos in a timeline that allows you to relive your vacation memories as they happened. You will also have access to new stickers featuring Character signatures and Disney icons.What This Means to You  My PhotosYour current photos will still be available at DisneyPhotoPass.com for you … [Read more...]


Holiday Family Photos at Walt Disney World

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Do you have an upcoming trip to Walt Disney World planned prior to December? During the December holiday season, many of us look forward to receiving photo cards from family and friends.  It is never too early to start planning a family photo while at the Walt Disney World resort to use for your holiday cards or even gift giving. The best part of taking a family photo at the Walt Disney World resort is that you can be creative and choose from many locations.Here are some suggestions for … [Read more...]


My Disneyland Photo Pass Plus Experience

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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...]