Firework Displays

Challenge #25 in the Eclectic series. Hosted by Ro13.
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In the US, July 4th is a time for celebration....picnics, parades and fireworks! Show your best firework shots! I'll leave the date of capture open for our non-US friends!
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I like to experiment with camera motion to see what abstract images I can get. During the fireworks display, I pre-focused, then varied the aperture and exposure to get the effect I wanted. By varying the handheld camera motion I was able to get a lot of images I liked
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Submitted: Saturday, 10th July, 2010 18:03 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 4th July, 2008
Focal length: 170 mm
Shutter speed: 2 sec
Aperture: F9
ISO: 100
Notes: Handheld exposure with deliberate camera movement. Manual exposure.
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