Entries from Picture This! tagged with 'parade'

Farewell to the Maleficent Dragon at the Magic Kingdom

By now you have probably read about and/or seen the video of what happened to the Sleeping Beauty float in a Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade at the Magic Kingdom back on May 11, 2018. Here are a few...

Disney Pic of the Week: Merida

Merida on the Brave float in the Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade on Main Street USA.Nikon D700/28-300VR, 1/200s, f/8, ISO 200, EV +0.3, 120mm Focal Length. Disney heroine, Merida waving to guests on the Main Street Train Station platform...

Disney Pic of the Week: Christmas 2017

Last year I captured Santa sending his love to all of us during Mickey's Once Upon a Christmastime Parade at a Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party in the Magic Kingdom. It was a magical moment for me and for...

Photographing the Christmas Parade in the Magic Kingdom

As I mentioned a few days ago in the Disney Pic of the Week on Holiday Parade Floats, I would be telling you about my experience photographing Mickey's Once Upon A Christmastime Parade for the first time. Mickey's Once...

Disney Pic of the Week: Holiday Parade Float

My favorite time of year is Christmastime. Saying that it should come to no surprise my favorite holiday parade float would involve Mickey's Once Upon A Christmastime Parade which is part of Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party. Up until...

Disney Pic of the Week: Yesterland Magic Kingdom

First, let me define what "yesterland" photos are to me. It is any Disney photo I took before I purchased my first digital SLR camera in 2005. In other words, I fired up my scanner and went through a...

Disney Pic of the Week: Close Up

For the next few weeks, Deb and I will be sharing general photography themes. I am going to add past tips I have written about for each one. Starting with "Close Up". The best tip I can give a...

Disney Pic of the Week: Christmas

I went back into my archives for this 1972 Christmas Parade photo from the Magic Kingdom: Merry Christmas to all !...

Tinker Bell on Parade in the Magic Kingdom

Tinker Bell in the Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade on Main Street USA.Nikon D700/24-120VR, 1/320s, f/9, ISO 400, EV +0.3, 120mm Focal Length. I have not gotten any really good photos of Tinker Bell until last year when I...

Super Zoom Lens at the Magic Kingdom

I have seen a few discussions about what lenses to bring to Walt Disney World lately. I have for years touted the advantages to using Super Zoom lenses at the parks specifically and for travel photography in general. For...

A Day in the Life at the Magic Kingdom

We all have our own perspectives. Each day we spend in our world which might include family, friends, work or play. When visiting Walt Disney World, it seems the rest of the "real world" disappears for a few days....

Disney Pic of the Week: Fire

Water is used extensively throughout the Walt Disney World Resort for landscaping, live shows and special effects. Fire, on the otherhand, is used sparingly. I am sure it is for safety reasons but, when fire is used, it tends...

Donald Duck's a Party Animal

Move It! Shake It! Celebrate It! is a parade at Magic Kingdom filled with bright bold colors and a festive atmosphere. Donal Duck, the fine feathered member of the Fab Five donned his party hat and discoed to his...

Photographing Festival of Fantasy Parade - Part 2

Last week, I photographed Disney's Festival of Fantasy Parade at the Magic Kingdom from the Main Street USA Train Station platform. I ended the article by saying how I itched to get down to street level. Today, I get...

Photographing Festival of Fantasy Parade - Part 1

When photographs of Disney's Festival of Fantasy Parade at the Magic Kingdom first started to appear, I knew I would be photographing it from a couple of different locations. Each float in the parade is tall. In fact, they...

Photobombs from Readers

In last week's episode I wrote about photobombing. It wasn't a how to course but rather a recap and look at how something old is new again. New-ish, really. If you missed the blog, read it now so my...

Star Wars Weekends Legends of the Force Motorcade

Star Wars Weekends for 2014 started off with a big opening ceremony featuring those lovable Imperial Stormtroopers making fun of all the people being held back by a teeny, tiny, little rope. From there it just got bigger and...

Remembering the Tapestry of Nations Parade

Puppet and puppeteer in the Tapestry of Nations Parade. As long as we are waxing nostalgic this week, I also came upon this photo from the Tapestry of Nations Parade in Epcot's World Showcase from 2000. I saw this...

Disney Pic of the Week - Magic Kingdom

Scott and I begin the new year by concentrating on Walt Disney World parks. It's a big place, that's for certain, and we could probably fill 52 weeks with photos of just Florida parks but we won't. So...there! Put...

The Trouble with Stormtroopers

Disney Pic of the Week - Star Wars Weekends Come on over and "Like" my Facebook page or follow me on Twitter, my handle is lisano1....

Newbie and the Geek Take Disney's Hollywood Studios

Last Wednesday I recapped our day at Magic Kingdom. The week before that was Animal Kingdom Disney's Hollywood Studios marked our third consecutive day in a theme park. I'm certainly accustomed to back-to-back-to-back (to-back, etc..) adventures that last from...

Newbie and the Geek Take Magic Kingdom

Last Wednesday I wrote about our experience at Disney's Animal Kingdom Magic Kingdom was going to be the one that would strike comparisons against Disneyland. It happens to me on every visit so I knew it would undoubtedly do...

Disney Pic of the Week: Dancing

Disney themeparks have lots of live shows every day. I am willing to bet all them feature two things: singing and dancing. This week, Lisa and I will be focusing on the Dancing aspect of the shows. Below is...

Brighten up Your Photos with Fill Flash

A quick story before we get to the photos. I was at Epcot and as I started crossing from Club Cool towards the Mexico pavilion, I thought about the Segway tours they offer. Then a group on a Segway...

Caterpillar in the Main Street Electrical Parade in the Magic Kingdom

Caterpillar in the Main Street Electrical Parade.Nikon D700/28-300VR, 1/30s, f/5, ISO 1600, EV +0.3, 82mm Focal Length. The Caterpillar from Alice in Wonderland photographed last year when Lisa joined me for the Main Street Electrical Parade in the Magic...

Disney Pic of the Week - Nighttime Parades

Nighttime parades are extra special and there's no doubt about it, Disney does them best. There's just something very exciting and, for lack of a more perfect word, magical about watching a parade after the sun has gone down....

Mr. Incredible in the Move it, Shake It, Celebrate It Street Party

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...

July Disney World Calendar

This float is from the SpectroMagic Parade in the Magic Kingdom. I photographed this parade just in time, right before it was replaced with the Main Street Electrical Parade. You will need to have Adobe Reader on your computer...

Main Street USA Street Photography Meet

I hosted the Main Street USA Street Photography Meet in the Magic Kingdom for AllEars.net back on January 22, 2011. The purpose of the meet was to get to know some AllEars.net readers, enjoy photographing the entertainment presented on...

Boo-To-You Jafar

Jafar, the villain from Aladdin, in the Boo-To-You parade in the Magic Kingdom.Nikon D700/50mm, 1/250s, f/2.8, ISO 1600, EV +1.0, rear-sync flash at -1.0 Jafar, the villain in the animated movie Aladdin, giving me his best disdainful look from...

Where in the World #159

This was Challenge #158: And here's the answer: Copyright © 2007 Barrie Brewer, Nikon D50, 18-200mm VR, 1/1250s shutter, f/5.3 This is, of course, Cruella De Vil from 101 Dalmatians. If you guessed it was her, it doesn't matter...

Smiling in Mickey's Jammin Jungle Parade

A bird smiles during Mickey's Jammin' Jungle Parade.Nikon D70/18-200VR, 1/125s, f/8, ISO 900, EV +0.3, 200mm focal length, flash Mickey's Jammin' Jungle Parade in Disney's Animal Kingdom has some of the most unique and colorful costumes of any of...

Photographing the Main Street Electrical Parade

Main Street Electrical Parade title float with Mickey Mouse.Nikon D700/28-300VR, 1/30s, f/3.5, ISO 1600, EV +0.3, 28mm focal length, rear-sync flash The last time I had an opportunity to photograph the Main Street Electrical parade (MSEP, for short) in...

Where in the World #153

This was Challenge #152: And here's the answer: Copyright © 2007 Barrie Brewer, Nikon D50, 18-200mm VR, 1/1000s shutter, f/5.3, ISO 200 Peter Pan waves to the crowd from a float in the Disney Dreams Come True Parade at...

December Disney Calendar

Toy soldiers in Once Upon a Christmastime Parade at Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party in the Magic Kingdom. Happy Holidays everyone! You will need to have Adobe Reader on your computer to download the calendar(s). Just click on the...

Aladdin

Aladdin waving to guests during a parade in the Magic Kingdom.Nikon D70/18-200VR, 1/60s, f/5.6, ISO 450, EV +0.7, 200mm focal length This one is for my fellow photoblogger, Lisa, who's a big fan of all Princes....

Princess Ariel

Princess Ariel waving to guests during the Make A Dream Come True Parade.Nikon D70/18-200VR, 1/60s, f/5.3, ISO 450, EV +0.7, 95mm Focal Length, Fill Flash Many people don't think of Ariel as a Disney Princess but she is and...

Cloudy Sky

Cloudy days at Walt Disney World can be a disappointment. I mean, we go there for the Florida sunshine, right? On my last trip, I was lucky enough to get a few cloudy days. Lucky? Yes, lucky. For when...

January 2010 Walt Disney World Calendar

Happy New Year everyone! January's coming and we're starting the year off right - with Mickey Mouse leading the way. This is the start of our third year of calendars. My, how time flies! You will need to have...

November Disney World Calendar

If you read my December 25, 2007 blog, you know that my holiday gift to you is that each month I will post a photo calendar page that you can print out and use at home or work during...

Disney Pics of the Week - Characters

Who is more popular than a rock star, signs more autographs than a movie star and poses for more photos than a top model? Just about any Disney character, that's who! This week in our Pic of the Week...

Here Comes the Disney Parade!

Copyright © 2007 Barrie Brewer, Nikon D50, 18-200VR, 1/1000s, f5.6 My Pic of the Week is from the Disney Dreams Come True Parade in the Magic Kingdom. I was standing in front of the flagpole where I was able...

Disney Pic of the Week: Chimpanzee Puppeteer

This week's Disney Pic of the Week theme is Parades! Nikon D70/18-200VR, 1/100s, f/4.2, 400 ISO, +0.3 EV, 35mm Focal Length The chimpanzee puppeteer entertains guests during Mickey's Jammin' Jungle Parade at Disney's Animal Kingdom. The colors, costumes, music...

Focus on Disney World - Portrait Composition

Copyright © 2006 Barrie Brewer, Nikon D50/55-200, 1/500s shutter, f4.4 One thing I love about taking photos of the parades at Disney World is that the Cast Members love to mug for the camera. It makes it so fun...

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