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Teen Straps Camera to Fireworks

Spy cam gives rocket-eye view in this viral video
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 4, 2011 1:20 PM CDT

(Newser) – Ever wondered what July 4 looks like from a firework's perspective? Well wonder no longer. Just watch this clip from 19-year-old videographer Jeremiah Warren, who strapped a tiny spy camera onto a series of fireworks. The little 808 #11 camera miraculously survived multiple flights, and provided some pretty high-quality video—though it might make you a bit dizzy.

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"I was going to mount fins on the [rockets] to stabilize them," Warren tells Mashable. "But by the time I got the idea I already shot through my supply, and when I went to get more they had put a ban on fireworks sales." (Read more fireworks stories.)

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