Nearly missed the moment as Up and Down crossed over a (very) narrow part of the River Murray …but got in there just in the knight of time!

Nikon D90 18-200mm VR lens
ISO 250, f/6.3, 1/400


reflection, balloon, mirror image, water, river, south australia, flying, helen vercoe


  • Susana Weber
    Susana Weberabout 3 years ago

    Lovely series, Helen!

  • Thanks Susana – it was my first time up in a Hot Air Balloon and I went snap happy! SO much to see from a different perspective :) I am trying not to get too carried away (no pun intended) with the number of images I upload – thanks for your feedback :)

    – Helen Vercoe

  • Buckwhite
    Buckwhiteabout 3 years ago

    Great shot, the reflection in the water is fabulous. Well done.

  • Thanks Buckwhite – glad you like it.

    – Helen Vercoe

  • Kornrawiee
    Kornrawieealmost 3 years ago

    Splendid artwork by YOU my friend:) I love it!
    Warm smile can heal something in mind…
    Best regards,

  • Thanks Sunny – it was a magical day up in the air…which still has me smiling 6 months later! :D

    – Helen Vercoe

  • ╰⊰✿ℒᵒᶹᵉ Bonita✿⊱╮ Lalonde✿⊱╮

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    ×°× ` ·.¸.·´ ×°×*Wonderful capture Nice clarity and detail Nice focus and framing wonderful colour Wonderful composition Nicely done hugs

  • Wow – thanks Rapture! Such a lovely comment – most appreciated :)

    – Helen Vercoe

  • Dean Cunningham
    Dean Cunninghamalmost 3 years ago

    beautiful scene – beautiful pic !

  • Cheers Dean! :)

    – Helen Vercoe

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