Day 185 - Independence Day


What a privilege it is to be an American! With each pop and crackle of the firework show, my heart burst with pride and thankfulness that I live in the land of the free and the home of the brave!

This was one shot. No overlapping editing done.






28 comments:

Kristin said...

WOW, you nailed this shot! Very, very nice! I'm quite impressed. :o)

Carrie said...

WOW! This is absolutely stunning.

Laura said...

Brilliant work. It's so difficult to get this right.

Lois said...

Beautiful!

Cheryl said...

Fantastic photo, Misty! It makes me feel like I was there.

I stayed home on the 4th and had a couple of lady friends over. Crazy thing is, I forgot to even take out my camera. lol What was I thinking!!! I'm so glad I get to see the fireworks through other people's pics.

Mikko Tyllinen said...

wow! Very beautiful!

Scott said...

Nice fireworks shot!

Ashley Sisk said...

Awesome shot!

KarenB said...

Fantastic - you got the full burst and a great composition, too.

Dorian Susan said...

I didn't see any fireworks this year, so thanks for this mini show.

Sarah said...

Great shot.

Ruth's Photo Blog said...

I love the shot.

Amy said...

This is gorgeous!

Jaime said...

Beautiful! And I completely agree with your narrative!

Chelsea said...

Misty, this is just gorgeous! You served your country well, by capturing these so stunningly!! ;)

Mari said...

Amazing shot! I'm impressed. :)

Melissa said...

Awesome job Misty!!!

Annie said...

What a perfect picture!! It pops off my screen!

Cedar said...

Very lovely! Spectacular shot!

Kristi {at} Live and Love...Out Loud said...

One shot or not, it's stunning! Thanks for joining Alicia and I for the Crazy Days of Summer Photo Challenge! I hope you'll join us again next week when we move on to our new theme, critters. Eek! I hate bugs. lol Have a great day! :)

Heidi said...

So beautiful! Great capture!

Linda Makiej said...

Fantastic shots!! Have a great weekend!

Brooke said...

AMAZING capture ;D And totally agree with your sentiment!

Kim said...

How beautiful against the night sky these are! You captured their beauty wonderfully.

Have a great weekend!

Chic Homeschool Mama said...

That is one gorgeous shot of the fireworks!

NYC Single Mom said...

Impressive - Night shots are my worst photos.

http://www.nycsinglemom.com/2011/07/09/liberty-bell-and-patriotism-summer-photo-challenge/

NYC Single Mom said...

Impressive night shot

Leslie said...

Loove this!!! I can never get mine to come out like that!!