The Magic in Pixels is proud to announce that Pixelmania 2012 is scheduled for December 6-9 in the Walt Disney World Resort. Coming off the biggest and best-attended Pixelmania event to date, this TMIP-signature event is sure to be fun for Disney Photography Buffs of all skills and experience levels. We have had so much fun and have grown so much during Pixelmania 2009, 2010, and 2011 and there is still more room to pack in even more fun and memories. There is a lot more information coming very soon, but for now, please be sure to mark your calendar and plan on being at Walt Disney World during this fun and informative event and join your fellow Disney shutterbugs in the event. Accommodations are once again expected to be handled by Allison Jones of DESTINATIONS IN FLORIDA.COM and her very capable team, so be sure to stay tuned for some great rates and deals!
Notice the date change! For 2012, Pixelmania returns to the holiday spirit and moves back to the traditional early December time slot to allow all attendees the opportunity to enjoy the Walt Disney World Resort in all of its holiday beauty and majesty. There will be specific opportunities to see Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, as well as the incredible Christmas Village display in the lobby of Disney’s Yacht Club Resort and the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights, with so much more to come.
Pixelmania is a gathering of Disney photography, friends, and fun and is designed to be a low-stress, open-ended get-together where we can all learn and share together. The schedule is flexible, with plenty of down time so you can enjoy your favorite dining and attractions, while still having fun in the company of your fellow photogs and online friends. Events range from in-park walk-throughs and attraction hopping, to enjoying the decorations and festivities of the world-class resorts. Last year’s event even featured a few surprises, and unfortunately a bit of rain as well.
To keep up with the chatter and see what ideas are being kicked around, please check out the Pixelmania section of The Magic in Pixels Disney Photo Forum.
TENTATIVE PARK OF THE DAY SCHEDULE: (*subject to change)
12/6 (Thursday) – Magic Kingdom & Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party
12/7 (Friday) – Epcot & Crescent Lake Resorts
12/8 (Saturday) – Disney’s Animal Kingdom
12/9 (Sunday) – Disney’s Hollywood Studios
*NOTE – ANIMAL KINGDOM AND HOLLYWOOD STUDIOS DAYS WERE SWITCHED ON 8/30/12
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
WHAT IS PIXELMANIA! ?
Pixelmania! is a festival of Disney Photography, friendship, and fun!
WHO IS THE COMMUNITY THAT IS PRESENTING PIXELMANIA! ?
Pixelmania! is a presentation of The Magic in Pixels.com, the #1 community for Disney Theme Park Photography!
WHY ARE YOU DOING THIS?
Pixelmania! is being held so Disney Photography Enthusiasts can have fun taking pictures and learning with each other in a relaxed environment with other like minded enthusiasts. It is also an opportunity for members of TMIP and other communities to meet and share a common interest.
WHERE IS IT?
Walt Disney World Resort
WHEN IS IT?
December 6-8, 2012
WHO CAN ATTEND?
ANYONE who enjoys taking photos in the Disney parks.
WHAT IS IT GOING TO BE LIKE?
Events are going to be fun and informative, such as learning how to improve night time photography or get that perfect photo of your favorite location. The format will be open so you don’t have to feel rushed going from event to event.
IS THERE A SCHEDULE OF EVENTS?
The official schedule is currently on the drawing board so stay tuned and keep yourself up to date!
I ONLY HAVE A SMALL CAMERA….
Hakuna Matata! You will have just as much fun as everyone else or you get your registration fee refunded.
OK. SO HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO REGISTER?
Registration is FREE! There will be opportunities to help defray costs by purchasing t-shirts, etc., at a later date.
I WOULD LIKE TO MAKE A SUGGESTION!
Send an email to tim(at)themagicinpixels(dot)com with your suggestion and it will be given consideration.
I WOULD LIKE TO HELP!
It takes a lot of money to make these things happen (and to do them right). Please help by making a small contribution via Paypal (please email for details) and sharing this information with the members of the communities that you run and participate in (along with Facebook and Twitter) to help make Pixelmania! a smash hit. If you would like to help sponsor the event, please email for details. Thanks!.
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