New Jersey Balloon Festival

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/8.0, ISO100

It was a hot, humid day…so we decided to spend the day outdoors at the New Jersey Balloon Festival.

This wind would later add a delay to the start of the balloon show.

The kids had a chance to perform a latin number with Dr. Planet.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/4.0, ISO100

Crocodile Floridee?!

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/8.0, ISO100

Tejus and Mohit wrestled the gator away for a photo.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 9.3 mm, f/4.8, ISO100

Kiran got an airbrush tatoo.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/2.8, ISO100

Tejus' tatoo.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/3.4, ISO100

Bhavna and Kiran found a ride they both enjoyed.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/4.8, ISO100

I think Bhavna enjoyed it more than Kiran.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/5.6, ISO100

The rides were fun. The sun was merciless but this is what we came for and it was all worth it.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/4.0, ISO100

They look likely oddly shaped bubbles.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/4.0, ISO100

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This barn was the largest balloon launched ……and it also traveled the shortest distance.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 9.3 mm, f/4.0, ISO100

This was one of the last balloons to take flight.

New Jersey Balloon Festival—Sony CYBERSHOT + Sony @ 21 mm, f/4.0, ISO100