Photographer's Note

A few minutes after the photograph of this post: Gordes , a montgolfier took off. It was one magic moment to see this balloon going up carefully in these lights morning of Luberon.I put my teleobjective for shot the scene.
June 4, 1783, at Annonay (Ardeche), close to their paper mill, the Montgolfier brothers succeed in for the first time making steal an object manufactured by the man. The balloon of fabric and paper, inflated with hot air produced by the combustion of a mixture of straw and wool, rises with nearly 1.000 meters and traverses 2 kilometers in 10 minutes. The first voyage inhabited in the montgolfier will take place on November 21, 1783 in the park of the castle of la Muette in Paris. Drawn from the site:

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