Fireworks Over Taos

IMG_1339IMG_1341IMG_1343IMG_1362IMG_1365IMG_1371IMG_1372IMG_1381IMG_1388IMG_1392IMG_1402IMG_1408IMG_1416IMG_1431IMG_1433Manual focus (prefocus before it gets dark, tape it down), Canon 17-40 on tripod, f/5.6 or so, ISO 400, Bulb mode (shutter stays open as long as you press the shutter).  These are 2,3 ,4, or 5 second exposures, trying to capture only one, interesting burst.   These are the 15 prettiest, out of 150 frames.  Lightroom to adjust exposure, and crop.  Prints here.

4 Responses to “Fireworks Over Taos”

  1. egercke Says:

    Wow! These are closer than anything I’ve seen to observing the real live thing. Neato!

  2. Margaret Miller Says:

    It’s like being there!

  3. Wunz, Theresa M - (twunz) Says:

    Gorgeous, Bud!

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