Before the people come, before the fog lifts, see, the sun is just over the horizon. Before the laughter, the fun, the excitement. Before the colors come out and the flames shoot up. Before the crowd files in and balloons fill the air. There is a brief moment of peace. I caught my breath, and snapped! Then I thanked the good Lord for letting me be there!
This image is untouched.
Greenfield Massachusetts, USA July 2011
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  • smalletphotos
    smalletphotosabout 3 years ago

    Nicely captured! :) What time did you get there?

  • Just around 5:30, I only got off a few shots before the sun came barreling up! and of course I didn’t have my tripod, but I like it! :O))
    thanks Sandy

    – Linda Jackson

  • Tainia Finlay
    Tainia Finlayabout 3 years ago

    This is lovely Linda so too the narrative!

  • Thank you Tainia! It just kind of flowed through my hands! ;o))))
    Have a great day/nite! take care, Linda

    – Linda Jackson

  • smalletphotos
    smalletphotosabout 3 years ago

    I didn’t bring my tripod, either. Events like this…seems like a tripod would get in the way.

  • Yes, I know, but I could have used it for this shot!!! lj

    – Linda Jackson

  • barnsis
    barnsisabout 3 years ago

    Beautiful low light image work.

  • Thank you so much! take care, Linda

    – Linda Jackson

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