Disneyland & Walt Disney World Cast Members Receive Access to Complimentary Disney PhotoPass Lenses Over Holiday Season
This holiday season, Cast Members at the Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort, as well as retirees, will receive complimentary access to Disney PhotoPass Lenses, a relatively new feature on the My Disney Experience app. The feature is available through mobile devices.
Complimentary access will be available now through New Year’s Day.
The various AR filters, which until recently, have only been available to guests who purchase the Disney Genie+ service, allow guests – through the use of filters – to put themselves in various scenes from around the park.
Some filters are available to use anywhere, while others require the person to be in specific locations. Some filters include the Haunted Mansion, “Lady and the Tramp” famous spaghetti eating scene, theme park snacks, and more. Some filters are unique to each park.
Last month, the Disney PhotoPass Lenses were introduced at the Disneyland Resort. Guests at the Walt Disney World Resort had access to this feature as of last year.
Step 1: Upon entering a park, open the My Disney Experience app and tap on the “More” menu at the bottom of the home screen.
Step 2: Tap on “Disney PhotoPass Lenses” to find a special AR (augmented reality) camera, which will give you access to the Lenses. Please note: You will need to allow access to your device’s camera and location.
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