Gigantic Fireworks

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    This is taken last Sungay at Gamogori festival for summer. People enjoy watching the displays of the summer end fireworks as a finale of the festival. Its main feature is the Shosanjakudama fireworks with a radius of 650m that boast the largest fireworks on the Pacific coast of Japan.

    Throughout the 1.5 hours of fireworks display, there is 3 such gigantic fireworks released in the sky. (Along with lots of "oohs" and 'wowws" from the crowd.) I only managed 1 or 2 decent pics of it. But the sheer size of the fireworks is really impressive.

    P.S: I am on my summer holidays now in Japan. Expect to see more pics of Japan during this period.

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    1. btezra [deleted] 118 months ago | reply

      ~it is extremely hard to catch the right exposure while shooting firework, always the possibility of overexposing, but you managed the prefect exposure here, quite impressive~

    2. TommyOshima 118 months ago | reply

      aha! You can see the Firework things are different from what you can see in Shanghai, right? Great Photo! Wonderful!

    3. Hughes500 117 months ago | reply

      woww...ohhhh...! ;-)
      This shot is outstanding great! You picked up the right moment and it is sharp too.! ->instant fave!!!

    4. Watari Goro 渡五郎 117 months ago | reply

      Wow! That *IS* gigantic. Nice shot!

    5. [parapente] 111 months ago | reply

      really nice shot

    6. patisfaction ~ censored [deleted] 107 months ago | reply

      awsum fireworks!
      sweeet catch!

    7. dolphin_dolphin 98 months ago | reply

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    8. kamoda 94 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called 日本の夏 | Summer in Japan, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

    9. amazingarun4u 88 months ago | reply

      Really amazing picture... :)

    10. malexmave 88 months ago | reply

      Amazing! Cool Pic!

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    12. Capture a Moment 88 months ago | reply

      Wow Amazing image!!

      Awesome lighting and timing!!

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    13. >>Jass<< 77 months ago | reply

      Brilliant !!

    14. seedsower 70 months ago | reply

      Simply perfect!!

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    16. Les Grands Feux 58 months ago | reply

      Wow excellent photo!! Did you see ours on our Flickr Page. BTW we invite all of you to Quebec city for the event : Les Grands Feux loto-Québec, this show is amazing !!

    17. Pompapa 56 months ago | reply

      Wow Wonderful capture I love it.

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