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Fireworks Festival

Every March in Tultepec, Mexico, a party is held in which the inhabitants burn hundreds of fireworks. The population celebrates by jumping between the rockets. For them, risking possible burns is a matter of pride.

Editor's Note: This celebration concludes with the burning of paper-mache bulls filled with fireworks.

TAGS: Festival, Mexico

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Mexico City, Mexico
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© Cristopher Rogel Blanquet.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2019
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: July 23, 2019, 12:58 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO1000
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PHOTO LOCATION Tultepec, Mexico