Star Tours 2 Soft Opening

Located at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Star Tours is a Star Wars themed motion-simulation ride. It shut down for  renovation after the Star Wars Celebration V convention in Orlando last year at an event called Last Tour to Endor. I took the ride that night and couldn’t hear a fucking thing because of the drunken assholes […]

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The Torii Gate

I’ve decided to start a new series of photos featuring Central Florida. It’s not like I’m at a loss for material, though I’ll keep shooting to gather more. Some of the shots will be in tourist areas, others around the community. The sites may or may not be in Orlando, but they’ll be in the […]

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Jedi Temple of Doom

I shot this waiting for a show to start. Disney had a party called “Last Tour to Endor” during the Star Wars Celebration V event.  One of the big draws to the party was a change to the old Indiana Jones show. They did a nice job of creating a mash-up between the two trilogies […]

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The Star Wars Celebration V Review

Star Wars Celebration V ran at the Orange County Convention Center from August 12-15. Literally, an army of geeks descended upon our fair little town. The 501st Legion (Vader’s Fist) is a fan organization that creates replicas of the costumes shown in the Star Wars movies and wears them damn near anywhere they want. Many […]

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