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Balloon Fest!!!
Posted By: bigben91682, 09-21-2008, 12:20 PM

Shot yesterday in Upstate NY. About 100 balloons take off at the crack of before dawn....actually it's first thing in the morning, but I had to get up at 4am to get there in time....

Shot on K20D, DA* 16-50mm and DA* 50-135mm

A more comprehensive gallery can be found here.

I noticed some compression artifacts....oh well, the originals are clean....


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09-21-2008, 12:22 PM   #2
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Great shots of a great subject Ben.
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Nice Ben ! On the bucket list !
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Nice Ben ! On the bucket list !
Thanks, this is my second year and again it blew me away how beautiful the whole thing is. Definitely worth getting up so early.

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Great series... really like #3 and 4.. JIMBO
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very cool!

Wow! I love all the colors! Looks like a cool event!
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Wow, every year I see a post like this, I felt like having these shots myself. Fantastic
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