Issue #1

Issue #1

Alex Schmitt, was born in 1980 in Nürnberg, Germany, he now runs the companies ‘Pyros Pyrotechnologie’ and ‘JGW Berckholtz,’ manufacturing, trading and importing fireworks...

One of the aspects which makes this event so special is all of the displays are produced by hobbyists.  Many display companies offer their...

The 31st of December can never be said to be a normal day in a normal week, it is of course “New Year’s Eve,’...

Having attended Las Fallas in Valencia on five separate occasions, I decided that for a change I would go to Italy in order to...

PYRO: Where exactly were you located during the World Record-breaking New Year’s Eve fireworks show in Dubai? JS: I was located at about the 10:00...

John Sagaria How do you top being part of the world’s largest fireworks display ever, a Guinness World Record no less, a display that...

Valencia is Spain’s third largest city, well known for its Oranges, Paella and for a few years now it’s F1 Grand Prix. Its location...

When one talks about Valencia one has to talk about Pyrotechnics. No event or festival of any kind takes place in Valencia that does...

Tobias Brevé Fallas de Valencia 2014 was one to never forget. At first I would visit Fallas as a normal fireworks enthusiast, accompanied with...

Popularly known throughout the world for their Gouda Cheese, Clogs and Windmills, the Dutch are now becoming increasingly recognised for their love of fireworks....

‘The Corda’ has for many years been the way people from the Valencian region of Spain have enjoyed their gunpowder, but above all, it...

his month our pyrotechnic focus is on the sunny Island of Malta. Laying In the heart of the Mediterranean Sea and boasting a rich...

A new year’s eve in Sydney It was time to pack our backs and see the world. After traveling through some countries in South America...

The International Symposium on Fireworks visited the fireworks capitol of the world in October, 2013. The’ ISF’ is considered by many to be the...

How are colored flames created? And why is the color blue such a difficult color to create? And when did people see the first...

Jasper Groeneveld Commercial Director’ Lesli Vuurwerk’ and ‘Lesli Silvesterzauber’ discusses. Lesli Vuurwerk | Lesli Group Liuyang in China is the region that produces more fireworks...

Being firework fans the summer of 2013 was a dream come true. We made it our goal to visit as many fireworks festivals and...

IGNIS BRUNENSIS is a Fireworks Festival in the city of Brno in the Moravian region of the Czech Republic. Many people know the fireworks festivals...