Tag Archive: Fireworks

A touch of color

Journalism photography doesn’t lend itself to artistic expression very often but when it does I try my best to let the artistic side show through. Covering the local Fourth of July balloon launch… Continue reading


Fourth of July always presents a technical photo opportunity, photographing fireworks. I have to admit after a couple of years I have the formula down pretty good. A low ISO setting, the right… Continue reading

Aerial art

Pyrotechnics bursting in a dazzling display of color and sound is a Fourth of July tradition and capturing the aerial artistry can be somewhat of a challenge. Photographing an explosion in midair takes… Continue reading

The rockets red glare

One of the disadvantages of being a journalist is you end up working a lot of holidays. ┬áThis Fourth of July Found me at the local high school watching city fireworks show which… Continue reading