Boom Goes the Cannon

Flame engulfs my hastily wound fuse, sparks licking a barrel choked with explosives and one mighty payload. 

Welcome to the firing of our office cannon. Small but mighty we loosed a dozen with mixed success. But then:

Sparing nothing for the perfect shot, our Chief's 5c and newly acquired specialty lenses were harmed in the making of this  video.  

Shot on location. 

 

We may have the video that resulted in this:

The charred cannon

The charred cannon

Employ less black gunpowder than hubris would suggest.