Design & Style

How to Photograph Fireworks: Tips and Tricks for Great Firework Photos

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Aug 2, 2021 • 4 min read

If you’ve ever tried to snap photos of fireworks at your local New Year’s Eve or Fourth of July fireworks display, you know how difficult it can be to get a good image. Good pictures of fireworks are very hard to pull off for the amateur photographer, but with the right equipment and technique even beginners are capable of producing jaw-dropping fireworks photos.