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Old 01-21-2014, 12:37 AM   #1
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New (possible) use for Magic Bands....

Our Tour Guide this weekend told us it's pretty definite - Magic Bands will be tied to your ride photos. Your band will be scanned as you get on an attraction (automatically), and if you have Memory Maker, your photos will automatically be uploaded. No trying to find numbers, no squeezing past other former riders, no going to the desk.
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Now, what we want them to do is set up a ride photo on Haunted Mansion where you get a shot of the hitchhiking ghost in your buggy. That would be sooooooo cool.

But yeah, a CM we talked to yesterday said that Disney is working on adding all kinds of great features to Magic Bands.
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Thanks for the info! Sounds very cool!
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I hope that is the case. It would really increase the value of the memory maker to me. Felt that it was a lot of hassle to get the photos put onto the photopass plus card when we went in July.
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Now, what we want them to do is set up a ride photo on Haunted Mansion where you get a shot of the hitchhiking ghost in your buggy. That would be sooooooo cool.
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This is confirmed as being in place by this summer.
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We will be there in April. Sounds like we are going to be too early for this. I wonder how they are going to coordinate the entry with the photo. We will NOT have MBs because we are staying off property. We do have APs and have bought Prepaid MM.
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Would also be real nice if they could tie in the TiW, DVC Member Card, and AP discounts as well. As it is, while our APs are tied to the band for park entry and FP+, you still have to carry a card to show that you receive the discount. Same goes for the other cards. Hopefully, Disney intends to all of that in at some point!
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