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Wine Country Morning

By PaulY
Sunrise over Napa Valley California. Taken from a hot air balloon.
What an experience. The ballons are absolutely quiet except when they fire up the burners. They float along at the same speed as the breeze so you hear no wind at all!

Tags: General Transport Hot air balloon Landscape and travel Wine country

Voters: Shane136, matthaig, MarkT and 26 more

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KarenFB Plus
15 5.8k 183 England
4 Feb 2007 4:13PM
A beautiful scene, you've captured it well. This must have been such a wonderful experience. Brilliant shot.
Lovely work ... well seen & executed.
4 Feb 2007 4:39PM
Paul I guess you had to be there really - this is the next best thing - thank you for sharing such a winderful view!

I like the wine from this region
Thanks to your pic I now have two good reasons to visit
Looks beautiful

cantona43 16 928 4 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2007 5:17PM
Excellent capture beautiful scene
paulb20 Plus
14 12 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2007 5:41PM
Lovely view,the balloon adds a nice touch of colour.
cf73 17 234 Australia
5 Feb 2007 2:18AM
Beautifull capture, a real sense of the early morning tranquility here.
Malc_V 15 England
5 Feb 2007 8:37PM
Wonderful image, a very tranquil scene.

NevP 16 853 13 Canada
8 Feb 2007 6:27AM
This is a lovely composition with a good exposure, not easy to do well as you have.
10 Feb 2007 3:34PM
Brings back good memories.....Luv Napa, this is a great shot!

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Rogerex 15 32 12 Australia
11 Feb 2007 9:45AM
Great atmosphere, this conveys a wonderful feeling of tranquility.
Anouska 14
13 Feb 2007 2:35AM
rocky41 17 174 England
17 Feb 2007 5:07PM
i agree with above
Richard707 15 14 United States
18 Feb 2007 3:52PM
Sweet. The landscape is great and the balloon adds just a bit more interest. Nice.
JohnEW 14 3
20 Feb 2007 2:09AM
The mist just makes this one, subtle tones contrasting the brash colours of the balloon.
MarkT 16 119 2 England
27 Feb 2007 1:31PM
Beatiful capture Paul.

Shane136 18 63 United Kingdom
24 Mar 2007 2:53PM
Lovely image, well taken


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