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Launch Director

A launch director (aka Zebra as they wear black, and white) is overseeing the takeoff of a hot air balloon during the Colorado Springs Labor Day Liftoff. Launch directors are usually present during large balloon festivals to ensure that all of the pilots take off safely.

TAGS: Colorado, Festival, Flight, People

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Denver, Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2017
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Copyright:
© Elliot Nahm.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2016
Total Views: 27
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America