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Disney at Night, 4th of July

Discussion in 'Night, InfraRed, and UltraViolet Photography' started by DM Rosner, Jul 7, 2008.

  1. DM Rosner

    DM Rosner

    Dec 13, 2006
    I celebrated the 4th of July by hanging around at Epcot. Having experienced July 4th there before, I knew perfectly well there was no point in rushing to the exit--traffic backs up horrendously, so you just sit in the parking lot for an hour.

    Instead, I took the opportunity to capture the quiet side of Epcot:

    NIKON D50    ---       f/1.0    1/3s    ISO 200

    NIKON D50    ---       f/1.0    1/1s    ISO 200

    NIKON D50    ---       f/1.0    1/1s    ISO 200

    NIKON D50    ---       f/1.0    1/1s    ISO 200

    NIKON D50    ---       f/1.0    4s    ISO 200

    Of course, I also shot the fireworks. You can find them in this thread (see post #12).

    Thanks for looking!
    Last edited by a moderator: Mar 15, 2017
  2. kwork


    Jun 8, 2006
    If only the rides and food stands were open without any lines.

    I love #3.
  3. DM Rosner

    DM Rosner

    Dec 13, 2006

    Yeah, that'd be nice. Sadly, the coffee stands were all closed. :frown:
  4. nice shots
    we live 1.5 hours from disney
    have been there 50+ times, of course

    last year we went to the "pirates and princesses" night
    they close the park at 6 PM
    we got to go in from 7 PM until midnight
    the price wasn't cheap
    and.... guess what.... only 1 restaurant open ..... IN THE WHOLE PARK
    i am not freakin' kidding

    what a joke
    if you're going to take my money for 5 hours at night....
    at least give me the opportunity to FEED MY KID AND HER FRIEND.... the obligatory $12.00 hamburger.....:mad: :mad: :mad: :mad: 

    the girls were so hungry we had to leave early
    quite maddening
  5. Great night scenes Dawn. It's uncommon to see Disney so quiet.

    You're right about the traffic. I was once there July 4 many years ago and it took us 1 1/2 hour to exit the parking lot.
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