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Photography by Nicholas Wall

Sorta Tech Friday – Shooting Fireworks


With Fourth of July coming up, there will sure be firework displays in your area.  With that comes attempts the photograph them.  Shooting fireworks doesn't have to be hard as long as you follow some basic tips.

Some of the hardware you need:
– Tripod
Cable Release
Zoom Lens

Some Settings to consider:
– Long shutter speed (4+ Sec)

– Low ISO setting (lower the better)
– Shoot in manual mode

For a more detailed look into this check out the links below (Joe has some great lessons also):
Digital Photography School

Scott Kelby

Joe McNally