19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Hot Air Balloon Is Almost Vertical

The continuous blast of a propane flame is getting this balloon ready for launch. So thankful I was there in time to capture preparations prior to ascent.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Bealeton, Virginia, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Copyright: © Patricia Lewis