Category Archives: Videos

Incredible video of Drone flying through Fireworks!

Check out this absolutely amazing footage of a quadacopter being flown through fireworks.

I have to admit that the video is more dramatic than I expected.   It’s so beautiful and perfect that I would almost think it was CGI if I did not see the whole video. Enjoy!

In case you are getting the idea to try this yourself, the authorities have already started to issues warnings.  Forbes magazine has a story with the headline “Flying A Drone Through Fireworks May Land You In Prison

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Katie Perry Firework

Fireworks in Hollywood!

Katie Perry’s hit song “Firework” is just the latest chart topper to include pyrotechnics in the success of it’s video.  Use of fireworks has seen a huge upswing in Hollywood productions in recent years and has been used by the “Madonna” of 2010 Lady Gaga in her videos as well.

 

Are you a band, stage or production manager looking for a source for proximate pyrotechnics….we can help!  Send us an email to service@usfireworks.biz and let us know what your looking for as these items are not displayed to the public on our website.  Below are some images of the proximate gerbs, fountains, comets and flame effects we carry, proximate pyrotechnics are only sold to highly trained properly licensed individuals

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How to shoot fireworks displays like the pros

Ok admit it, you spend way too much money on fireworks!

That’s right the very fact your reading this means you have smelt the smoke…there’s no turning back! Let www.usfireworks.biz help you learn to shoot a professional style display right in your own backyard with consumer fireworks with this blog series.

Let’s start with a simple introduction, between now and the 4th of July we will post frequent updates from the very basics such as safety, fusing tips, how to set up angles boards and eventually discuss firing highly technical pyromusicals with professional firing systems. Your welcome to follow along and decide what level you are ready for…a great backyard display can be achieved for less than you might think!

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How to photograph and video fireworks

Everybody’s doin it! It used to be you had to hire a professional video guy with a high dollar camera to get decent video of your back yard display, and we see the question posed time and time again “How to video fireworks”
Admittedly Fireworks are one of the more difficult subjects to videotape, but with a few quick tips we can get you posting beautiful videos in no time! First, let’s discuss equipment. The camera we are using is a not a high dollar, professional piece of equipment you would expect to see on a Hollywood movie set, in fact it’s a Panasonic Lumix we paid less than $300.00 for online! These newer, small enough to fit in your pocket cameras are truly amazing and include capabilities such as recording video in high definition at 30 frames per second!

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