Filming Ride Videos #2: Telling a Story in Ride Clips

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, March 11th, 2009 No Comments »

by Dan Cohen Great home video is dependent to a large extent on the person doing the filming, and a one hallmark of a great filmmaker is the ability to […]

You May Be A Magical Dad If…

By Lou Mongello
Tuesday, February 17th, 2009 No Comments »

Whether you’re a married or single dad, or have a child age 5 or 35, we all recognize the importance a father can have on a child’s life. Beyond instilling […]

Disney Trip Reports: What? Why? and How-To

By Lou Mongello
Thursday, February 12th, 2009 No Comments »

“Post-Disney Depression.” For many Disney World fans it’s that feeling of disappointment or sadness experienced after a trip to the most magical place on Earth. It’s the sudden reality that […]

Michael Broggie at The World’s Greatest Hobby on Tour Show

By Lou Mongello
Sunday, January 18th, 2009 No Comments »

The World’s Greatest Hobby on Tour Show made its appearance at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA, on January 3rd and 4th, 2009. Though model railroad displays were […]

Filming Character Autographs

By Lou Mongello
Monday, December 15th, 2008 No Comments »

Collecting character autographs was something my daughters really enjoyed during our last visit to WDW. Like everything else, keeping a few simple tips in mind can greatly improve the quality […]

Mouse Business 106: Walt Disney World and the Economy

By Lou Mongello
Thursday, November 20th, 2008 No Comments »

As promised, it’s time to take a look at how the current state of the economy may be impacting the Walt Disney World Resort and Disney Parks. We can start […]

Camcorder Buyers Guide 2008: Getting What You Need for your Best WDW Movies Ever

By Lou Mongello
Tuesday, November 18th, 2008 No Comments »

The holidays are coming, and prices have never been lower on electronics. Now is definitely the time to buy, as prices are going to be very low this year. Retailers will be doing whatever they can to entice you to spend your money with them. This can work to your advantage, especially if you are in the market for a camcorder to capture your own memories of Walt Disney World. Today’s article will help you sort through some of the basic considerations you may want to be thinking about.

Mouse Business 105: Disney, the Economy is Falling. What are You Going to Do Now?

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, November 12th, 2008 No Comments »

To say that a lot has happened since the last Mouse Business article would be a bit of an understatement. Over the next few weeks I will be writing a series of “Minnie” Mouse Business articles discussing how the economic slow-down may be affecting the Disney Company and Disney World in particular. To start, we should look at the different philosophies the Company itself might be taking over the next few months and beyond.

Filming Video of your Favorite Rides

By Lou Mongello
Monday, October 20th, 2008 No Comments »

For many Walt Disney World visitors, the rides are the attractions that they love the most and have the fondest memories of. If this is the case for you, here […]