13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Up, Up and Away

The view from below a rising hot air balloon at Tigard, Oregon. Traditionally, the first balloon launched each morning of the Festival has the honour of flying the American flag below its basket.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2015
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Tigard, Oregon, United States of America
Camera: DMC-FZ200
Copyright: © Kate Ampersand