07/08/2013 06:26 pm ET

Time-lapse of The 2013 Macy's Fireworks Show (VIDEO)

Most New Yorkers will do anything to see the fireworks on the 4th of July. Packed like sardines on the West Side Highway, they will suffer through the heat, the humidity, the sweat and the smell just to get a good view off the Hudson.

The folks over at ANIMAL New York won the viewing jackpot, documenting the Macy's Fireworks Show from the roof of their waterfront office building. Check out the beautiful minute long time-lapse above and see more photos of the show here.


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