Tommy writes: "The canyons throughout Southern California have various terrains, and getting the most interesting perspective always takes a little homework. While perched on the top of a ridge on the birthday of this great country, I once again grabbed my favorite tripod, placed sandbags on the legs to anchor it properly and started the process of laying down exposures.
"Photographing fireworks without radio control from the source is not easy. You must rely on years of experience and, of course, a lot of serendipity! When everything comes together 20,000 exposures later, a terrific image emerges. America the beautiful, indeed!"
We hope you enjoy this July image selection from brothers Tommy, Bill and Tony Ewasko and their united businesses, Ewasko Studio and Aloma Printing. Please contact Tommy(at)ewasko.com to request your copy of their spectacular wall calendar.Click the image above to download a high-res July 2015 calendar for your desktop.