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Fireworks

Discussion in 'Micro Four Thirds Forum' started by BillN, Sep 26, 2010.

  1. BillN

    BillN SC Hall of Famer

    Aug 25, 2010
    S W France
    Bill
    A few from the other day
    The "festival" at St Emilion to celebrate the start of the grape harvest - (Jurade de St Emilion) - the town was full of people until just after mid night

    The best I could do - held the EP_1 plus 17mm high, standing in the crowd between two buildings, (you can just see the outlines), and tried to frame using the LCD

    The original images have been cropped considerably (max 50% of original image) - as the display was high in the sky

    any advice on taking shots of fireworks gladly received

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  2. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    For hand-held photos these are surprisingly good. Never tried myself but a tripod, a longer lens and possibly pre-focussing might help (from what I've read).
     
  3. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    Love 'em just as they are Bill!