For those of you who like fireworks..........

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  1. T Bolt

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    I went to a spectacular fireworks show last night at my old high school, Main East in Park Ridge IL.
    It was one of the best I've ever seen and fortunately I had my camera alone. All shots were done with my Olympus E-620 on a tripod. Most of them at F-5.0 letting the camera pick the shutter speed.
     

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    More shots
     

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    #3 T Bolt, Jul 4, 2011
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    Here is the finale. It was Spectacular! I just pressed the shutter button as quick as I could!
     

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    Excellent Glenn!!! You did a fine job of capturing those sir!:thumbright: :cool:
     
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    You got some real keepers in there, Glenn. Nicely done! :thumbleft:
     
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    Nice display Glenn!

    Fireworks in Jersey are illegal so we have to take a trip over to Pennsylvania and get some right over the border. The cops won't bother you as long as your neighbors don't call them :lol:
     
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    great pics Glenn
     
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    Very nice pics! I wish I had not forgotten my camera last night, I would have loved to try and get some shots.
     
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    Thanks Guys! It's the first time I tried it and was surprised how good some of them turned out. I just put the camera on a tripod and aimed it where most of the fireworks were going off and kept pushing the shutter button. I took over 250 pics and these were the best of them.
     
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    Great shots, thanks for sharing. I took quite a few myself. Here's one that I like because it's a bit different.
     

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    Oooooo!

    Ahhhhhhhhh!

    Very nice Glenn!
     
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    Nice shots Glenn!

    Who doesn't like fireworks :D...
     
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    I echo the post above. :D
     
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    Is there no end to this dude's talent ? :lol:

    Neat set of shots mate...had to turn down the sound on 'em !
     
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    Good stuff Glenn.
     
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    Very nice pics!
     
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    Rippa set of pics Glenn!!
     
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