These wings resulted from manipulation of the photo Fireworks 2. Fireworks 2 Wings 1 The following show slight changes and a different set of colors. Wings 2a Wings 2b Fireworks transform the night sky, and arouse such a magical feeling in spectators. The idea of fireworks becoming wings captures that uplifting quality a fireworks show imparts. #CelebrationofLight #CWWOL20110813a #CWWOL20110813b #uplifting #nightsky #CWWOL20110813c #arouse #transform #fireworks #magical
Here’s another photo from the Celebration of Light series. You didn’t really think I was through with the fireworks yet, did you? I love the way the crowd is visible, and the fireworks are reflected in the water. I was also pleased to be able to see both the red and green traffic lights. The road was closed, but these were not turned off. After all, the fireworks show was only 45 minutes. Fireworks above the crowd There were a number of crowd gasps, and spontaneous applause
This is one of those quotes that turns on the waterworks (a word that seems a good match for fireworks). Read the story behind this man’s passion: I often use the word “joy” when describing fireworks.
It is a considered word, deliberate in choice. Not just amusement, entertainment, or astonishment, but joy.
Our art makes us all into children again for awhile. We become one in our experience for the moment, lost in the sound and color and light.
……………..~ Bill Withrow (from Wh
You are born an artist or you are not. And you stay an artist, dear, even if your voice is less of a fireworks. The artist is always there.
………..~ Maria Callas Fireworks 4 Fireworks 5 Fireworks 6 #CWWOL20110809c #CWWOL20110809a #artist #MariaCallas #CWWOL20110809b #fireworks
Fireworks are NOT impossible. You and I both know that because we have thrilled to their explosive presence. However, they are impossible to capture effectively on a photograph. Nevertheless, here are a few from the Celebration of Light: Fireworks 1 Fireworks 2 Fireworks 3 I found the trails and patterns of smoke to be almost as lovely as the fireworks themselves. It was as if soft veils wrapped parts of the electrifying, metallic looking bursts of light. Gorgeous. Forty five
Today my husband and I are heading up to Vancouver to experience the last night of the Celebration of Light. Canada is presenting its fireworks display. Through the Curtain We will have front row seats: my sister has a deck looking out onto English Bay, and we’re invited to the party! #CWWOL20110806 #CelebrationofLight #EnglishBay #spectacular #Canada #Deck #fireworks