Flag and Balloons

© Neal D. Haines

Flag and Balloons

Uploaded: July 31, 2004 17:54:12


f4.5 @ 1/90, Fuji Velvia, ISO 50, 7:00 AM


Sheri camada July 31, 2004

Neil, this is awesome. Fantastic job! #153411

July 31, 2004

Beautiful Colors. Where did you take this at? #679711

Joy Brown July 31, 2004

Terrific! #679810

Neal D. Haines August 01, 2004

Sheri, Janessa and Joy,
Thanks for your nice comments. This was taken in Tigard, Oregon during the annual balloon festival (Tigard is near Portland). All of the hot air balloons were still on the ground being back-lit by a bright morning sun. I was in the right place at the right time as they didn’t stay in this position for long. #680877

Isabel L August 14, 2004

Beautiful shot Neal!! Congrats to you and good luck! #706990

Roger D. Meador August 14, 2004

Very nice composition, just a beautiful image. #707657

Kelly Abernathy level-classic August 14, 2004

Congratulations! -K #708600

Cathy Barrows August 14, 2004

Congrats!...love all the colors #709611

Wendy Stevenson August 14, 2004

Wow this is really something. Good luck with this - it's beautiful!!! #710217

Susana Matos August 15, 2004

this is a powerfull image!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #712827

Neal D. Haines August 15, 2004

Thank you for the compliments everybody. This is the first time one of my photos has become a finalist. It's quite a thrill.

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