Fourth of July Fireworks Rumble


It's Fourth of July - set your analogue eyes to some explosions in the sky, and we'll pick the top 4 pictures for this rumble!

The Fourth of July represents Independence Day for the United States – and it’s usually celebrated with yummy barbecues, relaxing picnics, fun carnivals, and jaw-dropping display of fireworks! In spirit of this special holiday, aim your cameras up those fireworks alighting the sky! Top 4 Winners will get 10 Piggies for this rumble!

Competition Details:

  • Prize(s): 4 Winners of 10 Piggies
  • Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated
  • Upload Limit: 3
  • Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
  • Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags) for prize eligibility.
  • By submitting your photos to this rumble, you allow to use your submitted photos for promotional purposes.

written by shhquiet on 2009-07-04 in #competitions #rumble #competition #independence-day #contest #fourth-of-july


  1. myloveletter
    myloveletter ·

    oh, boy... and I was going to avoid the crowd and stay home tomorrow/tonight.

  2. mephisto19
    mephisto19 ·

    no fireworks for me

  3. sugiyamasatomi
    sugiyamasatomi ·

    too bad it ends in one day because I am going to try taking pictures of fireworks tomorrow night for the first time. I wish LSI would've give us more time!!!

  4. geniefrancis
    geniefrancis ·

    and i was going to stay home too

  5. mandashitley
    mandashitley ·

    Poo I don't have any pictures yet

  6. chikapop
    chikapop ·

    we need more time!

  7. ilovemydiana
    ilovemydiana ·

    dont end it til tomorrow night!!!! i need to get my film developed :o)

  8. mandashitley
    mandashitley ·

    Just dropped off my film, got to go to a party before it's ready to pick up, then I have a couple hours to do trial and error with scanners. WOOOOO!

  9. tttheresa
    tttheresa ·

    I took a few shots on my fisheye and none of them came out :( There's always next year I guess....

  10. quaisoir
    quaisoir ·

    i love fireworks...i wish they'd extended this rumble...

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