June 30, 2003 8:49 AM   Subscribe

Larry Crump's Fireworks Pages. While searching for fireworks related sites, I came across this great site. I doubt you'll find a better resource for fireworks information. Mainly, I like looking at the pretty pictures. As Larry puts it, "Fireworks are an art form that use the night sky as the canvas." Sadly, Larry died exactly one year ago today. So, go check out his wonderful web site and maybe you can get some ideas for this weekend's July 4th celebration.
posted by fletchmuy (7 comments total)
just like the difference in experiece between watching baseball on tv, and going to the park to see the game, photography just can't do justice to fireworks. still, those pictures have me stoked for the 4th.
posted by crunchland at 10:31 AM on June 30, 2003

Nice photos - thanks
posted by plep at 11:38 AM on June 30, 2003

I love that this guy had an annual Guy Fawkes party/bonfire in Mineral Wells, TX. Interesting technical info. too. Thanks.
posted by lobakgo at 11:42 AM on June 30, 2003

Clicking on the above link now delivers the message that Larry Crump died suddenly today.
posted by sierray at 3:28 PM on June 30, 2003

According to the website, he died exactly one year ago today.
posted by Sonserae at 4:28 PM on June 30, 2003

The little kid in me really relates to the lifelong little kid in Larry. I've got to get up to Boom City! Though sometimes on the wrong side of the law, it's always a spectacle!
posted by roboto at 5:41 AM on July 2, 2003

There are some nice firework pictures here.
posted by BlueMetal at 7:44 AM on July 2, 2003

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