A video from the 2012 Torchlight Procession in Edinburgh as part of Hogmanay celebrations. Best watched in HD.
5 Scottish pipe bands and 26 Up Helly Aa Vikings from the Shetlands led over 35,000 people and 7000 torches through the streets of Edinburgh up to Calton Hill.
You can read about this and Hogmanay itself (New Year's Eve) on my blog;
Filmed on the Panasonic GH2 (no hack) with 14-140mm lens.
Music: Xe Ôm by ENoz on Jamendo;
Animated Scottish flag from VidEvo
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