Canon fire

Canon fire

This canon is fired a few times during the Sunday of the May bank holiday weekend as part of the Drogheda Arts Festival every year. One of these could fire a metal canon ball up to two miles. Scary thought.

Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark II (Canon)
Camera Lens:
Focal Length: 50 mm
Exposure: 1/250 sec
Aperture: f/16
ISO: 800














  • Wow Shane really love this photo, great timing!
    McAWilliams @ 2010-05-12 09:43:28
  • Excellent!
    Tommie @ 2010-05-12 10:23:31
  • a shot with a bang, shane!
    aafke @ 2010-05-12 11:17:50
  • Canon. A brand of camera.
    Cannon. A form of artillery.

    Cool shot though!
    Elliot @ 2010-05-12 12:36:31
  • Thanks to John, Tommie, Aafke & Elliot for the comments. Lovely to get them.
    Shane Murphy @ 2010-05-12 17:19:06