marakech by air

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Bye Lenny!

That there is Lenny as he runs back to the support vehicles after we took off in a hot air balloon in Morocco last year. Aperture ƒ/4.5 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 11mm ISO 200 Shutter speed 1/200s

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Look Straight Down!

Afraid of heights? Don’t go up in a hot air balloon! Aperture ƒ/6.3 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 21mm ISO 100 Shutter speed 1/80s

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Crossroads

Two roads diverge. Morocco 2013 Aperture ƒ/7.1 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 179mm ISO 400 Shutter speed 1/250s

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Cow in the Berber Village

A cow in a Berber village, Morocco 2013. Aperture ƒ/6.3 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 179mm ISO 400 Shutter speed 1/200s

Fire Powered Flying

Fire Powered Flying

Fires bursts into the hot air balloon we flew in yesterday near Marrakech, Morocco. The air in the balloon has to be 85C hotter than the surrounding air to provide enough lift to raise the weight of the basket and passengers so we were always warm! Aperture ƒ/4 Camera Canon EOS 40D Focal length 21mm […]

Hot Air Ballooning over Marrakech

Hot Air Ballooning over Marrakech

Yesterday brought the news that 19 tourists died in Egypt when their hot air balloon crashed. It almost made us rethink our activities today because we were planning to go up in a balloon here in Marrakech! The chance that our balloon would crash just because a balloon in Egypt crashed is minuscule. They’re unrelated […]