Looking straight up into the hot air balloon we were flying across the Masai Mara in Kenya, Africa, one got a fascinating view of the inside of the envelope and the parachute valve used to manage and control a safe descent. Neat colors, patterns and shapes!


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Oscar Wilde

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  • lynn carter
    lynn carter8 months ago

    would love to do that as long as it didn’t come down in the lions den lol xx

  • lynn
    they were careful and experienced in where to land…we had an outdoor breakfast right in the Masai Mara….

    – phil decocco

  • dgscotland
    dgscotland8 months ago

    Good capture Phil.

  • thanks derek…fun trip

    – phil decocco

  • LisaBeth
    LisaBeth8 months ago

    love this one. beautiful patterns. superb compo!

  • thanks lisabeth
    never know what’s there unless we look up!

    – phil decocco

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