Monthly Archives: April 2012

DisneyWorld Fireworks: Attempt #2, Part 2

People began lining up along the railing in front of me, but things were OK. An older couple came close, but the gentleman was nice enough to stand behind his wife and not next to her, so as not to … Continue reading

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A Quick Disney Break

Full story and more pictures to come, but here’s an exciting preview of the Space Shuttle Enterprise: The write-up should be a two day event.

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DisneyWorld Fireworks: Attempt #2, Part 1

35mm, f/18, ISO 200, 10s — In retrospect, that tree bothers me a lot more in closeups than it did on the back of the camera that night. On the second attempt at fireworks, I got to the Magic Kingdom … Continue reading

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Goofy Loves

He loves each and every one of you, you know. This was taken in the noon hour, which helps to explain the ridiculously fast shutter speed of 1/4000th of a second.

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Kill the Beast!

Oh, Gaston, you lovable scamp with murderous intentions!

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Something to haunt your weekend with

It’s A Small World! It will haunt you all weekend now. Just look at those eyes!

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Toy Story 3

This picture is not a work of art, but it is a neat piece of gardening. This is the kind of awful light you get if you dare to take your camera out at 1:00 in the afternoon. There’s just … Continue reading

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DisneyWorld Fireworks: Attempt #1

We arrived at DisneyWorld on Friday afternoon, and I took my first shot at the fireworks that night. I hate crowds, and the thick streams of people at DisneyWorld for a 10:00 p.m. fireworks show over Cinderella’s Castle is mind-numbing … Continue reading

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Cinderella’s Statue

This is a shot I worked for. With my 50mm f/1.4, I tried a whole bunch of angles and exposures, looking for something that felt right to me. Looking back at the shots, I don’t think I ever got what … Continue reading

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Look Very Carefully

This picture was taken while waiting in line at the “It’s A Small World’ ride. It’s the ride that everyone calls their parents during to torture them with the worst memories of their last visit. But look carefully at this … Continue reading

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