#15 Photograph Fireworks

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This week I pulled #15 from the Lightbox Photography Cards set. “This is a tough challenge, but it doesn’t have to be a big show. Go out and get some sparklers, a tripod and a remote release and experiment till your heart’s content.” I pulled this card and thought, “where am I gonna get fireworks, it’s August?!? and ‘sparklers’ are definitely out of the question in bone-dry California.” Instead, I went with Nature’s Fireworks. It was the annual Perseid Meteor Showers and found my opportunity in the night sky last week.

 

2 thoughts on “#15 Photograph Fireworks

    Mark said:
    August 23, 2015 at 9:12 am

    how long was the exposure? Fstop? How did you compensate for the earth rotation on the long exposure? Nice pics.

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      Kats said:
      August 26, 2015 at 8:47 pm

      I set my camera on continuous bursts for about 20-25 minutes 30 sec @ 1.4 ISO 1600

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