About Cameron D. Jackson

Cameron Jackson is a nerd, writer, and self-proclaimed, "proletariat" living in Anaheim, CA. Follow his musings and see his adventures on Instagram and Twitter under the name @mr_camjaxn. He is a regular co-host on Geeks Corner and contributes to the DAPs Magic writings with his own, unique perspective. When not writing, he is a talented artist and performer, and can often be found shirking these gifts by playing games like Pokemon, Bioshock, and Fallout.

Alfresco Tasting Terrace: Hidden Disney by Caitie & Cam

By | 2018-03-21T17:11:40+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Categories: DAPs Tips, Disneyland Resort, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Hidden Disney is a series celebrating the lesser-known corners of the Disney Parks, written by two avid crowd-avoiders and secret-enthusiasts. We will be delving in to tips & tricks we’ve learned from personal experience frequenting [...]

Revered Director John Musker Celebrates Retirement

By | 2018-03-19T23:29:32+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , |

After a wonderfully productive four decades, legendary animation director John Musker has taken his retirement from Walt Disney Animation Studios. Musker, most well-known for his work with fellow luminary Ron Clements, made his directorial debut [...]

Pixar Pier: Amicus Curiae

By | 2018-03-12T22:47:55+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There’s been a lot of banter about the new Pixar Pier additions to Disney California Adventure, mostly of a negative, and poorly-elocuted variety. Now, I’ll be the first to admit that change is hard, and [...]

Solo Trailer: Top 5 Things You Need to Know

By | 2018-02-06T16:56:42+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic Reviews, Entertainment, Op Ed/Opinion, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://youtu.be/dNW0B0HsvVs With any new Star Wars trailer comes a ton of new information, and we’ve been excitedly pouring over our first real look at Solo: A Star Wars Story. Here are some of our biggest [...]

Top Ten Misconceptions About the Disney Parks

By | 2018-01-23T18:47:37+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Categories: DAPs Tips, Disney, Disneyland Paris, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Parks, Shanghai Disney Resort, Tokyo Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

There’s a lot of trivia out there about the Disney parks and resorts- where the “hidden Mickey’s” are, what time to hit up Splash Mountain (hint: last), how often to eat a Dole whip before [...]

The Last Jedi: The Good and the Bad (SPOILER HEAVY!)

By | 2017-12-17T11:09:47+00:00 December 17th, 2017|Categories: Entertainment, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

All right, it’s been a bit since The Last Jedi dropped, but just in case you haven’t had the chance to see the latest Star Wars film… I want to begin by saying that I [...]

21st Century Fox to Disney: 4 Questions the Acquisition Raises

By | 2018-01-14T22:20:23+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This morning, it was officially announced that Disney has acquired a lion’s share of 21st Century FOX (for just over 52 Billion, plus another 10+ in assumed debt), making the Iger-led company a behemoth the [...]

The Secrets You Missed in the Avengers: Infinity War Trailer

By | 2017-12-09T09:19:11+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Categories: Entertainment, Marvel, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ZfuNTqbHE8 There was a collective geeky “squeeee!” recently, as the new trailer for “Avengers: Infinity War” dropped. If you’re anything like us here at DAPs Magic, you’ve probably watched it a good few dozen times [...]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer Breakdown

By | 2017-10-10T15:29:39+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment, Guides, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Unless you were living on Alderaan (sorry), you know about the latest, and final Star Wars trailer for The Last Jedi that came out yesterday. Now that the DAPs Magic team has had two or [...]