Gunning Fireworks Festival

AussiePhil

Mu-43 Hall of Famer
Joined
Jun 1, 2014
Messages
2,935
Location
Canberra, ACT, Aust
Real Name
Phil
Gunning, in New South Wales, Australia must be the only place where you can experience a display of fireworks second only to Sydneys New Years Eve with over one hour of fireworks demonstrations!

Now Gunning is a tiny country town that just happens to have nearby a major fireworks factory and it is rumoured that they test out various fireworks in preparation for Sydneys New Years Eve display.

I took the first photo about 6:40 and the last at 8:18 and there was no time to check images as there was just constant fireworks going off for nearly an hour and forty minutes.

These were all shot with the E-M1 and the 12-60 lens. As I was so close had to set aperture down to F11 and most shots were at 12mm. Used LiveTime with a 1 sec update to the screen.

Here's looking across the showground before the event, yes about half way are all the fireworks, gives you an idea just how close you are
15224347792_2b52d81bc3_c.jpg
Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
_9137946 by aussiephil1960, on Flickr

You can see more in the flickr album, but i will add a few in here.
15201682546_84ebba7264_c.jpg
Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
_9137983 by aussiephil1960, on Flickr
15037923409_82d1d38274_c.jpg
Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
_9138022 by aussiephil1960, on Flickr
https://flic.kr/p/oURj2z]
15037927819_93afbd09be_c.jpg
Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
[/url]_9137995 by aussiephil1960, on Flickr
15221617661_37d1d48fe5_c.jpg
Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
_9138029 by aussiephil1960, on Flickr
15038103798_4ab91d9a71_c.jpg
Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
_9138056 by aussiephil1960, on Flickr
15221604351_3541fbeb0b_c.jpg
Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
_9138066 by aussiephil1960, on Flickr
15037993340_769e959ba8_c.jpg
Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
_9138242 by aussiephil1960, on Flickr
15224291022_c0a98c4853_c.jpg
Subscribe to see EXIF info for this image (if available)
_9138277 by aussiephil1960, on Flickr

I shot 350 odd images for the night and still working my way through them.

Hope you enjoy
Cheers
 

AussiePhil

Mu-43 Hall of Famer
Joined
Jun 1, 2014
Messages
2,935
Location
Canberra, ACT, Aust
Real Name
Phil
Links on this page may be to our affiliates. Sales through affiliate links may benefit this site.
Mu-43 is a fan site and not associated with Olympus, Panasonic, or other manufacturers mentioned on this site.
Forum post reactions by Twemoji: https://github.com/twitter/twemoji
Forum GIFs powered by GIPHY: https://giphy.com/
Copyright © Amin Forums, LLC
Top Bottom