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A Colossal Hummingbird

Before looking at today’s post, switch your smart phone out of ultra-power-saver mode. View this in full color fidelity to enjoy it best. The exceedingly large Hummingbird is a hot-air balloon showcased at the 2016 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. 403 more words


Basket of...Admireables

At Albuquerque’s International Balloon Fiesta, during the Morning Ascensions, the first wave of hot-air balloons to launch are those that are piloted for sky-tourists.

Hundreds of hot-air balloons are enjoyed from the ground as well as from the air. 62 more words


What's On Your Bucket List?

People in these baskets were ticking off an item on their bucket list: a ride in a hot air balloon.  What and where is on your bucket list? 6 more words


Bright and Bombed In The Blue Hour

This is another view of early morning activity during the Dawn Patrol brigade at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.  Here we are up close to the hand full of hot-air balloons lit up before all others. 124 more words



This is a photoblog.  I would like to rant on the outcome of the stunning election results for filling the position of the most powerful person in the world: the President of the United States. 156 more words