Stock Photo Description: Flames leap from the burners in a roar of noise heating the air inside the balloon at the Kodak Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, USA 1998. Unique weather and winds in early October attract about 20% of all the balloons in the world to the most photographed event "The Kodak Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta". 1998 is the 27 year that this fiesta has taken place. In 1972 it started as a launch of a few balloons from a shopping center parking lot. 1998 saw over 500 balloons lift from the field in a week long event.
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Stock Photo of the Kodak Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, New Mexico USA