From "Republic Day Celebrations in Istanbul" (October 29, 2012)
Camera/postproduction : Omer Sumer
Music: Turkish pianist/composer Fahir Atakoğlu' composed theme music on the memory of Republic Day.
Fireworks lit up the sky over the Bosporus as residents of Turkey’s largest city celebrated Republic Day with a spectacular burst of colors. Thousands of revelers packed the two shores of the Bosporus to celebrate and watch the fireworks display, the staging of which involved dozens of small boats.The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) organized the event with the aim of presenting the unique beauty of the Bosphorus with such a visual display.