Hot Air Ballooning Over Edmonton, Alberta

Welcome to my new Photo Blog–“Canada and Beyond“.

I’ve taken a lot of pictures over the years and want to share some of the best ones with you, and I think this is the perfect way to do that. I plan to publish pictures I’ve taken both at home (Canada), and away-from-home (anywhere BUT Canada), and would love to know if they speak to you at all.

Please leave a comment and let me know what you think of photo blogs in general and of this photo blog in particular. Thanks a bunch!

March 27

Spring is just around the corner in my little section of Canada, although it’s difficult to believe that today–today we’re having a blast of cold and wind and snow, a reminder from Mother Nature that she hasn’t quite finished with winter yet. Soon, I hope.

Warm weather is the perfect time for adventure, so today I thought I’d post a few pictures I took during my hot air balloon trip in Edmonton, Alberta last summer, and I’ll share the remaining pictures of that trip in upcoming posts.

We had a gorgeous sunny morning for our ride, and I like the way my photos turned out. I also wrote a more in-depth account of that trip on another of my blogs; check it out here if you’d like to read about my flight above the earth.

The balloon laid out on the ground

Filling the balloon with hot air

Both balloons almost ready to launch

Heading out and up over the trees

Smaller sister balloon in the distance

River in the background

Our sister balloon

A lovely early morning view

Don't land on that bridge!

Edmonton skyline in the distance

Early morning peace

Stay tuned for more pictures of my hot air balloon adventure…

Do you have great digital photos? If you’d like to have them showcased here in a post, please let me know. After all, sharing pictures is half the fun of taking them, right? Right!

Please Note: Pictures must be rated G and you must own the rights to them. 


About Sylvia Morice

I am a writer and a former banker, instructional designer and facilitator. I am a woman, a widow, a daughter, a mother, a sister, a friend. I love words, humor, and humorous words. I write fiction and creative non-fiction, have had prose and poetry published in various literary magazines and periodicals, and have taught writing courses for adults. I have published several eBooks and POD books and hope to have more coming out soon. Thanks for dropping by and please, don't be a stranger.
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2 Responses to Hot Air Ballooning Over Edmonton, Alberta

  1. Faye Hicks says:

    Congratulations on the new photo blog – it is wonderful! I’ll look forward to seeing future posts!

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