- Posted June 29, 2013 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
A fortnight of fireworks
Paris Bastille day fireworks, 14th July 2012
She travelled to Paris especially for the fireworks on Bastille Day in 2012. “It was a disco theme, the music started and as soon as the fireworks began the crowd had a fantastic atmosphere, every single person was on their feet singing along not taking their eyes of the fireworks,” she says.
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We found our perfect spot the day before and set up at 1700 with our picnic, umbrellas and ponchos.
It was my first time shooting fireworks so I was anxious yet excited of the outcome, the music kicked in and the fireworks began. The atmosphere was incredible and matched the "disco" theme with perfection.
My only aim was to capture the Eiffel tower glowing in the night sky surrounded in beautiful fireworks, these are my results.