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In 2008, I took a hot air balloon trip. We had a couple of flights cancelled before the weather conditions were just right for our planned balloon flight to go ahead. We were in the air for about an hour, but the whole experience lasted about three hours (starting at 4.30am), and gave us a chance to help inflate the envelope and to help pack it away again at the end. I hope my hot air ballooning photos will give you a taste of the whole experience, and perhaps persuade you to take a flight yourself one day if you have the chance.

If you'd like to download, embed or license any of these pictures, please contact me first. Feel free to ask me too if you're looking for more high quality photos of Hot Air Ballooning. I have lots of great photos in my stock picture library that aren't online.

Find my other travel stock photos here.

the hot air balloon basket

a hot air balloon flight: getting ready

the hot air balloon basket

the hot air balloon basket and burner

the burners on a hot air balloon

the hot air balloon envelope (packed away)

the hot air balloon envelope

setting up the hot air balloon

the inside of a hot air balloon

a hot air balloon being inflated

a hot air balloon taking off

the view from a hot air balloon

another view from a hot air balloon

hot air balloon burners

a hot air balloon being landed

a collapsing hot air balloon

passengers collapsing the hot air balloon.

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