17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Mass ascension at New Jersey Festival of Ballooning 2019

This image was taken during the early morning balloon "mass ascencion" at the New Jersey Festival of Ballooning. This festival is held in the town of Readington, NJ every summer, on the last weekend of July. This is a shot of one of the large balloons once it had gained good altitude, carrying several passengers for the morning balloon ride. The time of this shot was at 7:38 AM.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 10.2019
Photo Location: Readington, New Jersey, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5600
Copyright: © Carolina Garcia-Paris