fireworks 3.0...3rd time is a it really?

UAE 38th national day. Creek Park. Sunday, Dec 2, 2009 at 8:01 pm.
taken with proper preparations with an hour set-up.tripod.apperture, shutter, white b setting checked.angle.nice spot.relax and chilling.

new year celebration. Jumeira Beach. Friday, Jan 1, 2010 at 12:01 am.
taken among crowds with no tripod.very limited space.everybody cheering.emotionally been interrupted. cos am short, half taken people's head.