Fireworks are a popular summertime tradition not only in Malta but in various corners of the world as these photos illustrate.
Photos of various fireworks displays that were held in the weekend around the world…
Fireworks illuminate the sky in bay of Geneva with the famous water fountain ‘Le Jet d’Eau’, in Geneva, Switzerland, on the 10 August 2019. The pyrotechnic show ‘Grand Feu d’Artifice’ takes 45 minutes.
Photo: EPA-EFE/MARTIAL TREZZINI
Fireworks illuminate the sky during the multimedia water fountain show from France on display in Ogre, Latvia, 10 August 2019 (issued 11 August 2019).
Fireworks explode against the backdrop of the financial district next to a statue of Sir Stamford Raffles during the National Day Parade at the Padang in Singapore, 09 August 2019. Singapore celebrates its National Day annually on the 9th of August marking 54 years since its cessation from the Federation of Malaysia in 1965. This year also marks the bicentennial anniversary of the founding of modern Singapore by British colonialist Sir Stamford Raffles in 1819.
Fireworks illuminate the sky during the International Fireworks Festival ‘Pyromagic’ in Szczecin, north-western Poland, on the 09 August 2019. Each year top professional fireworks teams from around the world are invited to compete.
Photo: EPA-EFE/MARCIN BIELECKI