POTD: Singapore celebrates her 48th National Day

Here’s wishing all Singaporeans a Happy National Day.

Lifestyle and technology blogger Justin Ng shares his keen interest in photography by contributing his photos for this year’s National Day fireworks.

“Reflections of a Nation in Blossom” - The scenic Singapore skyline glows over the Singapore river as the fireworks blossom in the air, lighting up the night sky. Taken with a Canon EOS 700D with an 18-55mm kit lens. f/8, ISO 100, Bulb mode. Photo/Caption by Justin Ng.

“Reflections of a Nation in Blossom” – The scenic Singapore skyline glows over the Singapore river as the fireworks blossom in the air, lighting up the night sky. Taken with a Canon EOS 700D with an 18-55mm kit lens. f/8, ISO 100, Bulb mode. Photo/Caption by Justin Ng.

These spectacular photos of the fireworks during rehearsals for National Day Parade were produced by compositing multiple exposures to combine a few firework starbursts in a single image.

To find out how to do the post processing in Adobe Photoshop, check out Justin’s howto article on his personal blog at JustinNg.Sg, where he also reviews gadgets and cameras.

“Lighting up the Bay with Colourful Dandelions” - Positioning the MBS and the Garden by the Bay on the left with fireworks on the right gives a nice balance to Singapore’s iconic hotel and the Flower dome. Taken with a Canon EOS 700D with an 18-55mm kit lens. f/5, ISO 100, Bulb mode. Photo/Caption by Justin Ng.

“Lighting up the Bay with Colourful Dandelions” – Positioning the MBS and the Garden by the Bay on the left with fireworks on the right gives a nice balance to Singapore’s iconic hotel and the Flower dome. Taken with a Canon EOS 700D with an 18-55mm kit lens. f/5, ISO 100, Bulb mode. Photo/Caption by Justin Ng.

Today’s the actual National Day Parade, where there’ll be even more fireworks. Do go out there and capture some spectacular shots too!

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