Spring 2012 Video Contest: A Decade of Disney (and Universal) 2001-2011A video
From Thomas tskoggMy family first went to Orlando in December 2001, shortly after 9/11. It was a very strange time but getting to Disney and Universal brought us away from reality, it brought a joy and happiness that had been horribly lost just two months before. Right then I decided we would make this a family tradition. December in Orlando. A time for joy and happiness. My video is my proof of that. Enjoy!
Posted April 12, 2012 at 8:02 AM
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From Rob PastorThomas: EXCELLENT. My favorite video so far accompanied by my fav theme park song. Disney & Universal are a great 1-2 punch for a vacation...The best to you and your beautiful family...Nice family tradition.
Posted April 12, 2012 at 8:46 AM
From Skipper AdamI like this one best so far.
Posted April 12, 2012 at 8:48 AM
From Don NealGreat video. We have gone three years in a row and it's great seeing how my kids have grown in three short years. Thanks for sharing :)
Posted April 12, 2012 at 8:51 AM
From James KoehlLadies and Gentlemen, we now have a new leader...that was so fun to watch, touching, well-assembled. You've got a great looking family!
Posted April 12, 2012 at 9:36 AM
From Dominick DAmazing video. My favorite as of now. And the Donkey talking bit reminded me of when he was singing Baby last month....
Posted April 12, 2012 at 9:57 AM
From N BI friend of mine was at Universal / IOA about a week after 9/11. The live in Florida and drove of course. According to him, the parks seemed like they were abandoned. Every ride was a walk-on and he guessed there may have been 100 people in each park.
Posted April 12, 2012 at 7:59 PM
I live in the glide path of Midway airport and the approach pattern for O'Hare, it was very strange not to see a single commercial aircraft for days. All we would see is an occasional goverment helicopter and F-16's circling the city and suburbs.
Great video, by the way. This one has my vote as well.
From Anthony MurphyEXCELLENT! I call this as the winner!
Posted April 14, 2012 at 8:29 AM
From Brian EmeryThanks I needed this….!!
Posted April 15, 2012 at 8:51 AM
4 weeks until we return to Orlando!
Time goes by so damn fast, celebrate everyday folks..
The only problem I saw was the NY sports shirts –
From Manny BarronAwesome video! My favorite part was when the children were on the Tomorrowland Transit Authority when they were really young and then you cut to a scene on the exact same ride a decade later....Great stuff.
Posted April 15, 2012 at 10:27 PM
Keep this wonderful tradition going and continue to capture your memories on tape for the next 10 years and beyond!
From Scott BWhat? I'm not tearing up because of the video. I have ...allergies.
Posted April 17, 2012 at 9:05 AM
From Jake MappesGreat video, man! Really enjoyed it!
Posted April 18, 2012 at 9:24 AM
From Domenik JostVery nicely done! Terrific video!
Posted April 18, 2012 at 10:00 AM
From luis gonzalezreally great, this is going to be hard to beat.
Posted April 18, 2012 at 12:56 PM
From Rob PastorI'm bumping this up since it's simply fantastic and needs to be seen by everyone interested in theme park magic.
Posted April 20, 2012 at 4:43 AM
From Andrew DoughertyVery good
Posted May 17, 2012 at 7:25 PM
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