All posts tagged Presque Isle

For the past few years I’ve driven up to Presque Isle to shoot the balloon festival near the end of August. Here are some of my favorite photos of the evening “glow” at the Northern Maine Fairgrounds.

I went up to the 2011 Crown of Maine Balloon Festival in Presque Isle last weekend and shot 6,675 photos, plus some video on my iPhone. It took me a little over a week to edit everything and make a movie. Here is a compilation of timelapses, panoramas, and video that I put together.

I found this one room schoolhouse in Presque Isle near where we were camping for the Balloon Fest last summer. I’m not sure how old it is, I couldn’t find a date anywhere on the sign or building. I shot the interior through the windows because it was not open, and since there was a […]

Did you know the first successful Transatlantic balloon flight was launched from Presque Isle, Maine in 1978? I thought it would have been much earlier in our history of flight. I found this park and memorial commemorating the event. [smugmug url=”http://galleries.aaronpriestphoto.com/hack/feed.mg?Type=gallery&Data=15741920_oQ8ME&format=rss200″ imagecount=”100″ start=”1″ num=”1000″ thumbsize=”Th” link=”smugmug” captions=”true” sort=”false” window=”true” smugmug=”true” size=”X3″] Related Posts:Evening Glow at […]

Here are some photos I took last summer with Ryan Stevens up to Presque Isle, Maine. We got up early to track some geese and were rewarded with a beautiful sunrise in the County! [smugmug url=”http://galleries.aaronpriestphoto.com/hack/feed.mg?Type=gallery&Data=15736148_ovmK7&format=rss200″ imagecount=”100″ start=”1″ num=”1000″ thumbsize=”Th” link=”smugmug” captions=”true” sort=”false” window=”true” smugmug=”true” size=”X3″] Related Posts:2011 Crown of Maine Balloon FestivalSunday PondPiscataquis Heritage […]