Issue #4

Issue #4

The Pennsylvania Organization of Recreational Chaos (PORC) is a club who likes to have a lot of fun. We try to bring something unique to the yearly Pyrotechnics Guild International Convention and different events throughout the year. We made 1400 devices for our show in 2013, built a 14 foot wide girandola in 2008, bouncing girandolas in 2010 and...

Written and photographed by Tobias Brevé and Robin Harteveld Our Italian/Sicilian road trip this year actually began in Cannes, Vive la France. We were fortunate enough to get to go the coast of France again to watch Festival d'ArtPyrotechnique de Cannes for the third time. Despite the fact the show was presented on the FrenchCôte d'Azur(the French Rivera), it had...

Malta has been manufacturing phenomenal fireworks for centuries, and regularly uses their astonishing shells in various celebrations throughout the year. Currently, there are over thirty-five fireworks factories located within this small island archipelago in the middle of the Mediterranean—all of which are dedicated year-round to the art of pyrotechnics. Although most firework factory workers do this job on a...

Every time we assist to a Fireworks show, the sky turns into colours, sounds flow through the air and the scent of powder fulfils the area. Behind those moments when we enjoy the art of fire there are many hours of work, and also there are companies involved that are necessary to see this colourful explosion in the sky...

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