Friday, November 28, 2008

Going Up

I know in the past I said no more balloon pics, but I can't resist this one. It was not as light as it appears in the photo. I fiddled with some settings. I just caught the glow out of the corner of my eye as I was dressing for work. Up up and away in my beautiful balloon, from Fawkner Park.

If you are wondering, we have another date in a week or so for the balloon flight.

7 comments:

  1. Fingers crossed that you'll get to go this time!

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  2. Mine too Daisy. Is there a balloon flight over Lancaster? Surprise the Freshman with a flight? Hope your weather is more stable than ours.

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  3. Very atmospheric.

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  4. Gee, that's a nice view. I love street scenes, especially busy streets at nice.

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  5. That's almost a Christmassy pic, Andrew, could trim it up, throw in a bit of red paint (a la Little Jo) and you've got your own cards to send out ;)

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  6. re your:

    "The brother friends have been evacuated from the Bangkok airport to a hotel. The one I spoke to sounded quite stressed and said they had experienced a hairy time. Drama queen. Someone, who knows, is paying for the first night. Must be time to bring on a coup"

    I am in Balwyn emailing from the library, and staying with a friend whose son was locked in the Kabul US Embassy during the attack there which was timed for their Thanksgiving Day Fun Run
    .... 'fun' - bwah ha ha. of course he phoned to say he was safe.

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  7. Marvellous word Reuben.

    Normally very busy Victor, but at 5.30, not so busy.

    Just looked at it objectively Jayne, and it is not a bad pic. Too busy for this year, but maybe next year.

    You are netless Ann, and I am newsless, so haven't caught up on that story yet. We are under seige tomorrow coz of a run past the highrise. Exit west only.

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