I promised some readers I'd post firworks photos from our yearly city mountain show all in our backyard. When I looked at the photos I got the feeling I was looking at objects in the sky seen by telescope. Look at those gases coming from the supernova
Another exploding star
And just so you know these were taken by a terrestial - one with flash so you could see the jacaranda.
One of the big ones and another coming up! That's a palm tree in the foreground.
I was going to take a pic of the Grand Finale - but I was so caught up in enjoying it, it was over before I remembered.