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People enjoying and dancing while a hot air balloon with bursting colorful fireworks is being sent into the sky at Taunggyi, Shan State in Myanmar. The huge crowds, lack of safety precautions and homemade fireworks have proved deadly in the past.

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Yangon, Myanmar
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© Zay Yar Lin.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2016
Total Views: 1860
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 17, 2016, 7 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO2000
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PHOTO LOCATION Taunggyi, Shan State, Myanmar