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One of the Hot Air Balloons ready to alight from the Strathaven Balloon Festival 2013. This wonderful three day festival is held every August in the John Hastie Park in Strathaven, South Lanarkshire, Scotland.


Three bracketed RAWs converted to HDR in Photomatix Pro.

Camera: Sony NEX-7
Lens: Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di III VC

Featured in : The Scots are Coming : 1 Sep 13

Related shots can be found at: Lanarkshire or Lowland Scotland.

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  • dinghysailor1
    dinghysailor1over 1 year ago

    very striking capture tom -brilliantly detailed and dramatic capture of the firing up!!

  • Thank you dear Maggie …

    – Tom Gomez

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesover 1 year ago

    Wow! Gorgeous capture!

  • Thank you kindly Angie …

    – Tom Gomez

  • kalaryder
    kalaryderover 1 year ago

    Great image

  • Thank you so much Mik …

    – Tom Gomez

  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepover 1 year ago

    Very wonderful colors and composition! Excellent work, Tom!

  • Thank you kindly Gena …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Robin Brown
    Robin Brownover 1 year ago

    Hot stuff Tom!
    I’m not going to mention the difference between pink & purple!
    Stootin artwork :o)

  • Cheers my friend …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Dlouise
    Dlouiseover 1 year ago

    Awesome capture, Tom!!

  • Thank you kindly Dorothy …

    – Tom Gomez

  • Kasia-D
    Kasia-Dover 1 year ago

    Wonderful shot!

  • Thank you so much Kasia …

    – Tom Gomez

  • newbeltane
    newbeltaneover 1 year ago

    Great image! Love the fact that you have included people in the foreground as often these images are just of balloons.

  • Very much appreciated, thank you …

    – Tom Gomez

  • dgscotland
    dgscotlandover 1 year ago

    Very vibrant Tom..well done.

  • Very much appreciated, thank you …

    – Tom Gomez

  • John44
    John44over 1 year ago

    A really lovely image Tom

  • Always appreciated my friend …

    – Tom Gomez

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