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Article by Scott Bourne and Richard Harrington Today is the Fourth of July.  A day that traditionally means fireworks in the United States.  While you may or may not celebrate this holiday, summer is a season filled with fireworks.  Sporting events, amusement parks, and national holidays… it’s not a party until something explodes in the […]

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Post & Photo by Joe Farace – Follow Joe on Twitter “We’re going to live on; we’re going to survive. Today we celebrate our Independence day.”—“President Bradford” in the film Independence Day Some photographic subjects, such as fireworks or lightening, can’t easily—at least for me—be captured by using any of the standard exposure metering systems, […]

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It’s that time of year. We always get lots of questions about fireworks photography. This is an updated article from two years ago. These are just basic tips – this is not intended as an all-inclusive article, but rather a starting point. I hope you find something useful here. 1. Scout out and stake out […]

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(Photo is Copyright Nicole S. Young – All Rights Reserved) Image and Post by Nicole Young – Follow Nicole on Twitter Tomorrow is Independence Day in the United States, and a large percentage of people will be out celebrating. One very traditional part of July 4th is watching fireworks displays, and if you are like […]

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Here are some basic tips – this is not intended as an all-inclusive article, but rather a starting point. 1. Scout out and stake out your favorite spot early. Finding the right vantage point is crucial to good fireworks photography. Make sure you have an unobstructed view of the sky. Make sure you have legal […]

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