Melville, NY—Nikon Inc. and Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts announced a multiyear strategic alliance, naming Nikon the official camera of Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, and Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California.
“The alliance between Nikon and Disney allows us to connect with millions of passionate Disney guests who want to tell their stories through the capture of amazing imagery,” said Nobuyoshi Gokyu, president, Nikon Inc. “Through this agreement, Nikon will play an integral role in helping Disney guests to preserve and share every unforgettable moment.”
As the Official Camera of Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts, Nikon will have branded “Picture Spots” throughout the theme parks, providing guests and their families with the opportunity to document their journey at ideal locations throughout the Magic Kingdom Park, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park, as well as Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure.
“Our Disney Parks are among some of the most photographed locations in the world, so it is only natural for us to further develop our relationship with Nikon, who shares our commitment to capturing magical moments and making memories,” said Meg Crofton, president of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Operations, U.S. and France.
Nikon will also be integrated into the Disney PhotoPass Service—a way for guests to capture their vacation memories in photos with everyone in the shot. Disney PhotoPass photographers will now be exclusively equipped with Nikon cameras and accessories.
Disney Fine Art Photographers at Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings and Honeymoons, as well as Adventure Guides with Adventures by Disney, will also be outfitted with Nikon cameras. nikonusa.com