Disney World in Orlando, Florida is possibly one of the most photographed amusement parks in the World so it's quite tough to create a set of photographs that don't look like the gazillion others that are taken every year.
I went to Disney World with my wife and 3 kids and concentrated on shooting 3 parks in the evenings. I usually travelled very light with just one body (Canon EOS 5D Mark III), two lenses (Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L and the 50mm f/1.4) plus my Gitzo tripod that I carried using the camera-strap from the 5DIII. I was first worried that I would get into trouble by bringing a tripod into the parks but the folks at Disney are very cool about it, no problem with it at all.
I didn't shoot in Disney's Animal Kingdom because that park usually closes at 7pm, so twilight pictures were out of question.
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When I was living in the NYC Metropolitan area in 2008/2009 I had the pleasure of shooting the 5th Ave Apple Store under many different lighting conditions and since it currently undergoes some major renovation work and will look differently when done - rumors say it might show its new design this Friday, November 5, 2011.
I therefore decided to create my first 500px blog post with a series of photographs of that New York City landmark.
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