At a recent hot air balloon festival in Immokalee, Florida, all kinds of shapes and colors took to the air painting the sky with bright patterns. Standing directly beneath this one, a shot straight up produced this perspective


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Just a retired old guy who loves looking for an eclectic mix of subjects to photograph, from people, to places, to concepts, and enjoys all aspects of the hunt, the find, and the shot, plus dabbling in the post production.

“No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist”
Oscar Wilde

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  • Monnie Ryan
    Monnie Ryan2 months ago

    Wonderful colors!

  • monnie
    that morning was bright and clear, so the balloons all looked great!

    – phil decocco

  • Peter Stratton
    Peter Stratton2 months ago

    I’m beginning to think that getting high is high on your agenda! LOL Looks like one heck of a lot of fun, Phil. Nice one! :-)

  • pete
    notice this basket is pretty small compared tot eh 18 capacity I’ve been in before….

    – phil decocco

  • lezvee
    lezvee2 months ago

    Nice capture

  • lesley.
    bright colors, shrieks of delight! What could be better?

    – phil decocco

  • EvaMarIza
    EvaMarIza2 months ago


  • Eva, imagine a sky full….I zeroed in on just this one here!

    – phil decocco

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