Happy 4th of July!!

 

This is a photo I took tonight– yes, me… with a lot of help from Andy. We took a class this week on how to “shoot” fireworks.  When we told SuperMom what we were doing, she had a strong negative reaction… until we explained it was photographing fireworks — then she was ok with it :).

I know that the 4th makes some of you kind of ill… all the patriotism and such — but, I think the 4th is more like a celebration of the good stuff about us — our generous spirit, our generally inclusive nature and culture and the fact that we can take a day to be with family, friends and explosives!

I have to say that this was one of the better fireworks experiences I’ve had — the show itself was pretty good… the company was excellent and getting to take some amazing photos was a fantastic new way to play with the camera.  This was the trial run for the fireworks photos — tomorrow we’re going to do the big show in Minneapolis — wish us luck!

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One Response

  1. Very well said!! And, great photos!!!!

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