Back Modifications (0)
Views: 54 (29 Unique)  Award Shortlist   

Green firework

By SH87
A shot of a green firework,

any comments most welcome

Tags: General Flash and lighting Humour and fun

Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS
  • REVIEWS
  • INSPIRATION
  • COMMUNITY
  • COMPETITIONS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here


Enter ePHOTOzine's Prize Draw, with fab gifts for everyone! Click Here
This photo is here for critique. Please only comment constructively and with suggestions on how to improve it.

Comments


Andysnapper 8 109 25 England
6 Nov 2012 6:33AM
Excellent shot. Perfect timing.

Andy

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

Focus_Man 6 481 631 United Kingdom
6 Nov 2012 9:13AM
Nice but if you use 'bulb' setting you will get a brighter array with more sparkling shown. The 1/125sec has minimised it.
Sooty_1 6 1.5k 220 United Kingdom
6 Nov 2012 12:07PM
If you wanted to capture the internals of a firework explosion pattern, you have done very well, as most people shoot for trails of colour. It's almost abstract.

Using a high ISO has made your shutter speed very short, so luck has a large part here, unless you were relying on your reaction time. Conventionally, using a low ISO for max quality and a long shutter speed on a tripod to record trails of several air bursts would yield more predictable results (though perhaps it's like the argument for and against flowing water, a matter of taste).

Nick
SH87 4 10 England
6 Nov 2012 12:29PM
Cheers for the comments guys,

I did try some shots on longer exposures but i was hand holding as i had my young son and daughter were with me, setting a tripod up just wasn't practical so they didn't really come out, hence for the short shutter speed.

It was definently more luck than judgement to catch this one as it burst.

Si
paulbroad 9 117 1075 United Kingdom
7 Nov 2012 9:37PM
Firework shots are not easy, and you have done well with this.

Paul

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.