*AWARD WINNERS* — photo 66 of 75: Sunrise and balloon-rise over Albany, Oregon, on August 28, 2011.
This photo is originally from the album Heavenly Bodies 2006-2011 (opens in new window).Camera used: Sony Alpha α55 with Sony G-Series 70-200mm f/2.8 zoom lens.
You can also see this photo in black and white !
This photo won 1st place in the monthly competitions of the Valley Viewfinders Camera Club in Albany, Oregon.
This photo also won 1st place in the "Events" category in the Fifth Annual Albany Photography and Video Contest of the Albany Visitors Association, March 2012.For more details, see my blog article AVA Competition and Awards.
It was also featured on the cover of the Albany Visitors Association's Annual Visitor Guide for 2013. For more details, see my blog article My First Cover Photo!
For details about how this photo was taken, see my blog article Up, Up and Away!
For further details about the story behind this photo, see the related article Up, Up and Away!.