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2011-01-05 09:23:25 PM
32 votes:
i3.photobucket.com

Freaky, streaky fireworks

I'm not exactly sure how I got this shot...all I know is, it's hand held 2.9 second exposure of Fourth of July fireworks.
2011-01-05 08:06:11 PM
30 votes:
photos.imageevent.com

(pops to larger)


Moonlight on snow.
(9 PM, -10 degrees F)
(Similar to a 'Middle of the Night' entry but different frame)
2011-01-06 04:12:53 AM
28 votes:
lh3.ggpht.com

Lightning storm seen from Catalina Station, Santa Catalina mountains, southern Arizona. Pops, 1/3
2011-01-06 12:11:09 AM
28 votes:

www.fotojuju.com

Fireworks over Grand Lake o' the Cherokees
2009 July 4th show at Duck Creek

Pops to my site where you can view larger
2011-01-05 08:03:30 PM
26 votes:
i1237.photobucket.com
2011-01-05 09:16:38 PM
25 votes:
i3.photobucket.com

Grindstone
2011-01-05 08:02:06 PM
25 votes:


www.buckscorner.com

Electrical Safety

Protip: Discharge capacitors by shorting across the terminals before starting work.

Bigr at Flickr


2011-01-06 10:39:55 AM
23 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com

Storm Over Phoenix

Click for Flickr.

Posted OBO Caradoc
2011-01-06 12:10:31 AM
23 votes:
2011-01-06 12:09:55 AM
23 votes:

www.fotojuju.com

Fireworks over Grand Lake o' the Cherokees
2007 July 4th show at Duck Creek

Pops to my site where you can view larger
2011-01-05 08:02:36 PM
23 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
(Pinky in Mouth) One *million* volts!
2011-01-05 08:02:33 PM
23 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 09:52:37 PM
22 votes:
Made me jump!!

farm2.static.flickr.com

(new window)
2011-01-05 08:03:58 PM
22 votes:


www.buckscorner.com

Attitudes

Attitudes are contagious. Mine might kill you.

Bigr at Flickr


2011-01-06 12:26:12 AM
21 votes:
i15.photobucket.com
2011-01-05 10:38:19 PM
21 votes:
photos.imageevent.com
(pops to larger)

Seagull over the Illinois River.
2011-01-05 08:02:34 PM
21 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com

Spark

Click for Flickr.
2011-01-06 11:23:38 AM
19 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
STS-131 Noctilucent Cloud ... Dragon in the Sky Link (new window)
2011-01-05 08:04:43 PM
19 votes:
fossilspringsaz.com

Following a meteorite as it enters Earth's atmosphere!!
//Not really. Kinda looks that way, though.
Bigguns' Sparkies
Pops to bigger, far better quality Bigguns' Sparkies
2011-01-05 08:04:42 PM
19 votes:
follandfamily.com
ring light reflection(^)
2011-01-05 08:03:27 PM
19 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
Shootin' Sparks
2011-01-06 11:52:19 AM
18 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

Better late than never
2011-01-06 02:43:24 AM
18 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

Exhibitor at a tool and machine show, came to the Civic Centers tool cage 10 minutes before the show opened desperate for the use of a grinder.



Nikon FM2
Nikkor 105mm
Plus-X in Microdol
Circa 1988
2011-01-05 10:56:39 PM
18 votes:
www.speedpicks.com
2011-01-05 08:02:52 PM
18 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

Pops to bigger, cooler

2011-01-05 08:01:53 PM
18 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
Sparkfall
2011-01-05 10:04:05 PM
17 votes:
upload.pbase.com
2/2
treeeeee
2011-01-05 10:02:38 PM
17 votes:
upload.pbase.com
Full moon, night before Christmas Eve, 6 second exposure using a 50 prime...and nifty hands
2011-01-05 09:51:11 PM
17 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:07:40 PM
17 votes:
2011-01-05 08:03:04 PM
17 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

1/3
2011-01-05 08:03:02 PM
16 votes:


www.buckscorner.com

Enchanting

Double exposure in camera. A discharging capacitor and my witch wife.

Bigr at Flickr


2011-01-05 08:02:34 PM
16 votes:
2011-01-05 08:02:32 PM
16 votes:
fossilspringsaz.com

Little Sparkies
Pops to bigger, better quality Little Sparkies
2011-01-06 10:36:52 AM
15 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com

Verde Valley Lightning

Click for Flickr.

Posted OBO Caradoc
2011-01-05 08:28:10 PM
15 votes:
photos.imageevent.com

Arcs of Color
2011-01-05 08:25:30 PM
15 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
still sparkles after 57+ years
2011-01-05 08:14:00 PM
15 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
sun through frost on window.
2011-01-05 08:13:56 PM
15 votes:
2011-01-05 08:09:43 PM
15 votes:
2011-01-05 08:06:32 PM
15 votes:
fossilspringsaz.com

Dart of Arcness
2011-01-05 08:03:40 PM
15 votes:
photos.imageevent.com
(pops to larger)

SPARKS.
(jumper cables)
2011-01-05 08:02:11 PM
15 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

Pops to MUCH cooler large version

2011-01-05 08:01:55 PM
15 votes:
Bridge on Fire
farm6.static.flickr.com

Thunder Over Louisville, 2010
2011-01-06 04:16:36 AM
14 votes:
lh3.ggpht.com

Dispersed sunlight glinting off of a salt shaker. 3/3, pops.
2011-01-06 12:20:34 AM
14 votes:
img46.imageshack.us
On the Midway at the local fair.
2011-01-05 08:28:39 PM
14 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:25:23 PM
14 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:02:10 PM
14 votes:
i52.tinypic.com
Starry Eye Surprise
2011-01-06 08:05:06 AM
13 votes:
my boxer kicking his head back for the garden hose

farm2.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 12:16:16 AM
13 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 12:12:28 AM
13 votes:
farm2.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:44:44 PM
13 votes:
img828.imageshack.us
2011-01-05 08:08:09 PM
13 votes:
photos.imageevent.com

Manmade Lightning
2011-01-05 08:04:45 PM
13 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

3/3
2011-01-06 08:09:53 AM
12 votes:
my type of cinderlla's slipper....

farm3.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:03:59 PM
12 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

Twinkle Toes


Link (new window)
2011-01-05 09:19:14 PM
11 votes:
i3.photobucket.com

Ooooooh....Ahhhhhhh
2011-01-05 08:37:59 PM
11 votes:
img696.imageshack.us
2011-01-05 08:26:33 PM
11 votes:
farm4.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:04:52 PM
11 votes:
photos.imageevent.com

Firework Streamers
2011-01-06 01:14:59 AM
10 votes:
i218.photobucket.com

Waiting at sunset in Bora Bora to catch a glimpse of the mythical green flash
2011-01-06 12:33:18 AM
10 votes:
Merry X-mas
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 12:05:27 AM
10 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

Chicago street after a wet snow.
2011-01-06 12:03:18 AM
10 votes:
1/3
farm6.static.flickr.com
Large (new window)
2011-01-06 12:00:47 AM
10 votes:
Lens Flare in the Wild
cnamejj.smugmug.com
2011-01-05 10:06:09 PM
10 votes:
Moonlit Ocean in Santa Cruz

cnamejj.smugmug.com



Click the image for a bigger version in a new window.
2011-01-05 09:52:37 PM
10 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

sunrise over the north atlantic
2011-01-05 08:07:59 PM
10 votes:
i1237.photobucket.com
2011-01-05 08:03:36 PM
10 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

Strobing bocce balls on the beach, 15 sec. exposure.

2011-01-05 08:02:33 PM
10 votes:
Watching from the Rooftop
farm6.static.flickr.com

They were only out there for 2 or 3 frames of the hundred something I shot.

Thunder Over Louisville, 2010
2011-01-06 04:14:57 AM
9 votes:
lh5.ggpht.com

Ducklings and sun glinting off the water in the Boston Common. 2/3, pops.
2011-01-06 03:50:55 AM
9 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com




biggr on flickr
2011-01-06 12:20:05 AM
9 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 12:06:43 AM
9 votes:
i162.photobucket.com
2011-01-06 12:04:30 AM
9 votes:
3/3
farm6.static.flickr.com
huge (new window)
2011-01-05 11:28:13 PM
9 votes:
www.choosepp.net
Arcin' Sparks!
2011-01-05 09:49:28 PM
9 votes:
USS American Victory

farm6.static.flickr.com

(new window)
2011-01-05 08:32:12 PM
9 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:06:23 PM
9 votes:
farm4.static.flickr.com

When all else fails...get the torches!
2011-01-05 08:04:28 PM
9 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

How many unsafe welding practices can you spot in this photo?
2011-01-06 11:17:29 AM
8 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com
Flickr it (new window)
2011-01-06 10:38:29 AM
8 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com

Seven Springs Lightning

Click for Flickr.

Posted OBO Caradoc
2011-01-06 03:47:26 AM
8 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com




biggr on flickr
2011-01-06 01:26:03 AM
8 votes:
i147.photobucket.com


Firesteel
2011-01-06 12:14:13 AM
8 votes:
2/2:
Sparkly Snow
i141.photobucket.com
(pic pops to embiggen)

f/stop 13
ISO 200
shutter speed 1/800

Really hard to do right without a polarizer filter (don't have one yet), though I think I did okay.
2011-01-05 10:48:22 PM
8 votes:
www.speedpicks.com

Five sparklers. Five Seconds.
2011-01-05 08:30:43 PM
8 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:04:42 PM
8 votes:
i1237.photobucket.com
2011-01-05 08:04:17 PM
8 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com

Fourth of July

Click for Flickr.
2011-01-05 08:03:51 PM
8 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

2/3
2011-01-05 08:03:33 PM
8 votes:
i55.tinypic.com
Drugs, Rock and Roll Bad Ass, Vegas Hoes Late Nights, Booty Calls Shiny Disco Balls
2011-01-05 08:03:19 PM
8 votes:
2011-01-05 08:02:48 PM
8 votes:
i56.tinypic.com
Flashlight
2011-01-05 08:01:58 PM
8 votes:
2011-01-06 11:12:39 AM
7 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
STS-131 Noctilucent Cloud Larger Size (new window)
2011-01-06 10:33:12 AM
7 votes:
farm4.static.flickr.com
Flickr it (new window)
2011-01-06 08:02:19 AM
7 votes:
playing with homemade fireworks/explosives

farm5.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 02:17:19 AM
7 votes:
2011-01-06 12:08:31 AM
7 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

I caught it. Now what do I do with it?
2011-01-05 09:57:15 PM
7 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:22:07 PM
7 votes:
(1/1)

i987.photobucket.com



/Bigger (new window)
2011-01-05 08:11:57 PM
7 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:03:27 PM
7 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com

Delight

Click for Flickr.
2011-01-06 09:56:42 AM
6 votes:
Lastly - Strobes!
Well kinda. This image is more just for a "That's neat" appeal.

farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 09:44:53 AM
6 votes:
A safe entry - Zoom motion blur

farm5.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 03:46:39 AM
6 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com



biggr on flickr
2011-01-06 12:13:04 AM
6 votes:
farm2.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 12:07:07 AM
6 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

Chrysanthemum
2011-01-05 10:51:03 PM
6 votes:
A Canadian band getting their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame:


i172.photobucket.com
2011-01-05 08:30:00 PM
6 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 09:45:37 AM
5 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com+
2011-01-06 09:18:58 AM
5 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com

Clickify to embiggen.
2011-01-06 02:11:08 AM
5 votes:
lightening in a motel parking lot.

i387.photobucket.com
2011-01-06 12:22:08 AM
5 votes:
farm5.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 12:08:38 AM
5 votes:
i162.photobucket.com
2011-01-05 11:56:00 PM
5 votes:
choosepp.net
Stained Glass Wizard
2011-01-05 11:45:27 PM
5 votes:
The Sister Sparkles at Night
cnamejj.smugmug.com



Click the image for a bigger version in a new window.

One of the Sisters or Perpetual Indulgence at a benefit party.
2011-01-05 08:10:26 PM
5 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 08:09:43 PM
5 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 11:56:15 AM
4 votes:
farm4.static.flickr.com
2011-01-06 11:19:12 AM
4 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

STS-118 Noctilucent Cloud (and the previous shot is mislabled, and should read STS-117 instead of STS-131) Larger Size (new window)
2011-01-06 09:31:19 AM
4 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com

Clickify to re-embiggenate.
2011-01-06 12:33:34 AM
4 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
/same fire, better exposure...
//now with votey thingie (mods delete my last if you would please!)
2011-01-06 12:25:04 AM
4 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
Now that's a FIRE!

/HS football stadium in the foreground
2011-01-06 12:10:47 AM
4 votes:
1/2:
i141.photobucket.com
(pic pops to embiggen)

Some metal stick against the angle grinder. Hubby was hoping the color of sparks would help determine the make up of it. I'm not sure they found out...
2011-01-06 12:07:32 AM
4 votes:
i162.photobucket.com
2011-01-06 12:03:54 AM
4 votes:
2/3
farm6.static.flickr.com
very big (new window)
2011-01-05 10:54:35 PM
4 votes:
Selfed:


i172.photobucket.com
2011-01-05 08:08:52 PM
4 votes:
farm6.static.flickr.com
2011-01-05 10:47:41 PM
3 votes:
Test shuttle 'Enterprise', at the Air and Space Museum near Dulles airport in DC.


i172.photobucket.com
 
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