Thursday, April 19, 2018

Disney Parks

Contains the holder category for the various theme parks.

Yesterland: C A L I F O R N I A

The letters have the magical ability to accept promotional and seasonal overlays. They were gold with a crackle pattern when the park opened, but...

Dateline Disney World – The Bioluminescence of Pandora at Night

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! It's been a busy few weeks for us here with both Pandora previewing and Volcano Bay opening...

Disneyland Photo Update – You Are Clear For Launch

Guardians taking over the Tower may be the big news this week, but Disneyland had a very interesting weekend as well. After weeks of...

Pandora at night sparkles and amazes, but mostly in photos

Much digital ink has been spilled about Pandora and its two rides. Let me be the first to reiterate what I said last week:...

DCA Photo & Rumor Update – Guardians and Heroes

We generally lead with Disneyland on Monday, but today is different. With the huge new Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission: BREAKOUT! finally open...

Mission Complete – Guardians Breakout at Disney California Adventure

How long does it take to remove a beloved attraction and turn it into something else? Five months. That's the length of time it...

Yesterland: America the Beautiful in Circarama

This presentation puts you “in the middle of everything.” Eleven movie screens form a circle above your head. Eleven perfectly synchronized projectors show eleven...

David Koenig: Disneyland Resort News Bites

Disneyland cast members have been dropping me bits and pieces of news this week, on the return of the steam trains, Guardians of the...

Disneyland Update – Mission: GRIDLOCKED!

We are on the cusp of insanity at Disneyland. The coming week brings the first public previews of Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission:...

Yesterland: The Hunchback of Notre Dame Procession

Guests have lined the parade route. Floats with characters from The Hunchback of Notre Dame emerge from backstage. And parade music fills the air....

Disneyland Photo Update: Eat the Force & Towers of Light

Disneyland Resort is on the cusp of catching fire for summer. Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission: Breakout is about to, well . ....

Dateline Disney World: More Photos from The World of Avatar

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! You may have seen the great articles earlier this week on MiceChat, Pandora has opened to AP...

Pandora – The World of Avatar Impresses But Still Comes Up Short

Disney's Animal Kingdom's newest land has already had some public previews, and photos and opinions are starting to be published everywhere. The question many...

Visiting Pandora: Avatar Comes to Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Like most of the Disney fans I’ve talked to, I have been anticipating Pandora at Animal Kingdom with trepidation. I remember seeing the movie...

New Fireworks At Magic Kingdom – Happily Ever After Debuts!

For many people, saying goodbye to wishes on Thursday was hard. For me, the hardest part was camping out in the hub for three...

Editorial: Mission BREAKOUT and the De-evolution of DCA

While, as a huge Marvel fan, I’m excited about the new Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission: BREAKOUT, it feels like a real step...

Hyperspace Mountain Launches at Disneyland Paris

Hello again everyone. Some exciting news from Disneyland Paris where Star Wars: Hyperspace Mountain has opened with new effects, sensations and wonderful new coaster...

Yesterland: The Mickey Head on California Screamin’

Would you like to take a roller coaster ride with a loop around this silhouette of Mickey Mouse’s head? Don’t worry. It’s a single loop....

The Birth of Secret Stories of Disneyland by Jim Korkis

I recently wrote a book entitled Secret Stories of Disneyland:  Trivia Notes, Quotes and Anecdotes that is now available at Amazon.com. How many secrets...

Capturing the Magic: Photographing Disney Dark Rides

If you're like me, you like a good challenge. As a photographer, the most difficult subject is one without enough light on it! There are...