Didier Ghez has conducted Disney research since he was a teenager in the mid '80s. His articles about the parks, animation, and vintage international Disneyana, as well as his many interviews with Disney artists, have appeared in such magazines as Disney twenty-three, Persistence of Vision, Tomart's Disneyana Update, Animation Journal, Animation Magazine, StoryboarD
, and Fantasyline
. He is the author and editor of numerous books about the Disney Studio and its artists, including the Walt's People
book series and the They Drew as They Pleased
book series. He also runs The Disney History
blog (disneybooks.blogspot.com) and The Disney Books Network
Andreas Deja has worked as a Disney animator for over 30 years on many films including The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, The Lion King, Lilo & Stitch, and The Princess and the Frog. He was recently named a Disney Legend by the Walt Disney Company.