In Ponyville Confidential, Shady Daze makes his first speaking appearance. He operates the printing press for the Foal Free Press, and at the end of the episode, he is promoted to staff photographer. He appears again as a photographer in One Bad Apple.
3:04 - walking up to Diamond Tiara and Silver Spoon; 3:23 - listening to Diamond Tiara; 8:19, 12:58 - walking up to the Cutie Mark Crusaders; 8:46 - in the crowd of foals; 11:24, 11:25 - spying on Princess Twilight; 12:03 - running up to Princess Twilight; 12:19, 12:32 - getting Twilight's autograph; 12:56, 13:02, 13:06 - looking at the Crusaders; 14:49, 15:04 - pushing at Diamond Tiara's house gate; 16:34, 18:05, 18:35, 19:16, 19:27 - inside the Golden Oak Library
1:54 - talking to another filly, 2:05 - watching Pipsqueak make his campaign speech; 6:35 - awaiting the results of the election; 7:07 - watching Diamond Tiara walk into the schoolhouse; 7:10 - awaiting Diamond Tiara's reaction