Ft. Vancouver fireworks

by Steve, July 5th, 2008

Front-row seats — great view!

The opening act
The opening act: personal fireworks all across Vancouver.

Ft. Vancouver fireworks
I never photographed fireworks before, so I experimented with shutter speeds of 1/4 to 20 seconds. The photo above was a 20 second exposure, which shows the drift of the barge (lights in the lower left-hand corner of the frame).

The Ft. Vancouver firewors
The finale, shot at 1/6 second.