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13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Firework Castle

Fireworks castles are an antique Ecuadorian tradition. Tall structures hand-crafted out of wood are filled with gunpowder and multiple mechanical moving parts. The lit parts offer a strictly synchronized show as people dance under the castle. People dance around the castle spinning the castle rapidly. It's common to find these structures in most celebrations.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2015
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 4:27 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
Focal Length: 24mm
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