Spotted at the last Fourth of July: Fireworks vs full moon

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Photography on Friday 28 June 2013

The Fourth of July is just around the corner, and we’re looking back at the last one to see this unforgettable sight of fireworks against a full moon. The majestic picture was taken a year ago by Associated Press staff photographer Charlie Riedel at a celebration in Kansas.

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Now you can set off fireworks in your own home

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Video on Saturday 17 November 2012

Fireworks in your home without burning the furniture down. Hell, why not? A Japanese company, Sega Toys — the same manufacturers of the bathtub planetarium that transforms your bathroom into a starry universe — has created the In Home Fireworks Theater to bring the sight and sound of fireworks to anywhere you like indoors. Actually, […]

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Explosions in the Sky by Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang

Soren Dahlgaard Reader Find

By Soren Dahlgaard in Video on Monday 8 October 2012

Check out this video of the master of fireworks, Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang, creating his Black Rainbow: Explosion In The Sky. It’s as fast as painting the sky gets, I think.

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Mark Todd’s Powerfury Fireworks Stand

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By Nick Arciaga in New Design on Saturday 2 July 2011

Mark Todd was one of my teachers at Art Center and is just about the nicest guy ever. I was insanely excited to see the photos of his fireworks stand in development for his upcoming show at La Luz de Jesus gallery. Comic book-themed fireworks? Sign me up!

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