For those of us residing in the USA, today we celebrate our country's independence.
Take some time to study the history, including what our forefathers said, did, and wrote on this day, one that is foundational to our country.
Independence Day (aka, the 4th of July) is often celebrated with friends, family, grilled food, and fireworks.
The effect seen in this fireworks image is from manually adjusting focus during a long exposure.
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Fireworks Photography Tips