12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
A sparkler on the 4th of July

Sparklers are commonly seen on the 4th of July. Their beauty is often taken for granted, much like the freedom Americans have been granted. This captures a sparkler throwing stars into the air, so easily overlooked.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2014
Date Uploaded: 10.2014
Photo Location: Boynton Beach, Florida, United States of America
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX120 IS
Copyright: © Chelsea Mattson