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Lobo and Street Shooter

A key to good street photography is following the light and seeing what’s illuminated. The task is to see and react to an unfolding candid moment and capture it before it’s gone.   159 more words


Bloke in a Rainbow

During Fiesta, it’s common to see event enthusiasts wearing rainbow-colored headwear resembling hot-air balloons. These Balloonistas adorn their hats with collectible pins from current and previous years’ events. 40 more words


Abstract in Pinks

Here is a case where less was more.

This is dedicated to the blessed memory of my dear mother-in-law, Linda Landau, who passed away after a fire at her home in Queens, NYC as this was going to press. 246 more words


Look First, Smile Later

We are continuing to look at my favorite images from the 2016 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. By my teasing out these images, it’s like re-living a really, really, long day. 189 more words


Full Frontal, As Promised

I promised you a full frontal view of this hot air balloon in another recent post.

The smile perplexed her.

Droplet of gas or water? 119 more words


Up, Up, and Away - HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017

The name of the shaped balloon that is carrying two passengers skyward is named American Rocket. Seen behind it is a frog shaped balloon named Kermie. 38 more words


Acknowledgement (^_^)

“God gave you a gift of 84,600 seconds today. Have you used one of them to say thank you?” 

William Arthur Ward, Critical Thinker

Most of my images from the 2016 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta were made on equipment that I was privileged to borrow for several hours on October 7, 2016. 

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