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FREE Computer Desktop Wallpaper
Now you can have a picture of Disneyland during the holidays on your computer desktop!

First pick a favorite photo from the ones offered below - then match one of the two screen resolutions offered underneath each photo to the settings your monitor uses and click on it. [Larger monitor resolutions should use the 1024 x 768 size for now.] You will then be taken to a page where you just follow the simple directions shown to get it onto your desktop. [Mac users please see the right-hand column on this page --> ]

Due to many requests, information about the digital camera and software I use to make and prepare most of these shots has now been added, the section detailing it is located below the Mac instructions on the right.

If you have a favorite picture, make sure you hold on to it, new shots may rotate into the spots below as time permits.


Main Street Tree - day
Main Street Tree - day

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Main Street Tree - night
Main Street Tree - night

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ToonTown - Tree
ToonTown - Tree

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ToonTown - Fire Station
ToonTown - Fire Station

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small world holiday - night 2
small world holiday - night 2

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small world holiday - inside 1
small world holiday - inside 1

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small world holiday - inside 2
small world holiday - inside 2

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small world holiday - inside 3
small world holiday - inside 3

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Main St. Train Station
Main St. Train Station

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Sleeping Beauty Castle - dusk
Sleeping Beauty Castle - dusk

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Main St. Christmas Tree
Main St. Christmas Tree

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New Orleans Sq. Angel
New Orleans Sq. Angel

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Country Bear Christmas - one
Country Bear Christmas - one

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Country Bear Christmas - two
Country Bear Christmas - two

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ToonTown - Goofy Gas
ToonTown - Goofy Gas

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small world holiday - dusk
small world holiday - dusk

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Sleeping Beauty Castle - daytime
Sleeping Beauty Castle - daytime

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Poinsettias in the hub
Poinsettias in the hub

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small world holiday - night
small world holiday - night 1

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Disneyland entryway
Disneyland entryway

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Mansion at Night - one
Mansion at Night - one

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Mansion at Night - two
Mansion at Night - two

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Mansion: Madame Leota
Mansion: Madame Leota

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Mansion: Jack & Sally welcome you
Mansion: Jack & Sally welcome you

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Mansion: Don't open until Christmas
Mansion: Don't open until Christmas

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Mansion: Hungry Plant
Mansion: Hungry Plant

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Mansion: Pumpkin... "coach"
Mansion: Pumpkin... "coach"

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Mansion: Bye bye!
Mansion: Bye bye!

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Mansion Daytime - one
Mansion Daytime - one

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Mansion Daytime - two
Mansion Daytime - two

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More desktop photos will be showing up, so keep checking!

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MAC USERS:

The instructions on each page work with Windows 95 / 98 computers running either Internet Explorer or Netscape, versions 4 and later.

Mac users should follow the steps below after choosing the proper resolution-size page to get the photos offered here onto their desktops:

First, click and hold down the mouse on the picture, a menu will then appear.

Second, choose "Save as..." from that menu and save the picture to your hard disk.

Third, then open up the "Appearance" control panel, and choose the "Desktop" tab.

Fourth, click on the button "Place picture."

Fifth, browse from there to where you saved the image, open it up, then choose the "Set desktop" button.

Voila! A lovely new photo background.

Mac users [and myself] should give special thanks to reader David R. who kindly e-mailed me the instructions detailed above!

PHOTO INFO:

Mavica FD-91
Sony Mavica FD-91

All desktop wallpaper shots were taken by yours truly with a Sony Mavica FD-91 at 1024 x 768 "Fine" settings. The best of those images are then cleaned up and adjusted utilizing Ulead's PhotoImpact

There are a few touch-ups for color saturation, some cloning to remove any clutter or extend a shot out, and sometimes digital blurs are done to smooth out skies and paint scuffs. Brightness, contrast and focus is also usually applied.

Our logo is then added to each shot, and it is reduced in size with the PhotoImpact program to each screen resolution offered.

JPEG compression is kept to a minimum by utilizing Ulead's JPEG Smart Saver. Usually this is done with settings at about 90% of original quality to help a bit with download times, while still retaining a better quality photo for your desktop.


Do keep in mind all photos are taken and by Adrienne Vincent Phoenix / Al Lutz / MousePlanet Inc. (unless otherwise noted), and remain the property of same. They may NOT be used for any other purpose than as complimentary desktop wallpaper for your personal computer. 

All other uses, in particular the offering of these photos on other sites for downloading, is strictly prohibited. So play nice, OK?

Keep in mind that any logos, area or attraction names involving the Disneyland Park / Resort complex and / or The Walt Disney Company as depicted within these photos are The Walt Disney Company / Disney Enterprises.

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