You know, it would be much better has it not been photoshopped. If you look close, you'll notice same lanterns and group of lanterns repeated. Has no one really noticed that?
You were so lucky to be there !!! So many wishes and you are below them all! I wish people continue to shoot honest pics like this!!! :)
Wishing lanterns,wishing wells,and just plain wishing is what we all do at times! But to have gotten this amazing shot,may I say, was not wishful thinking! A great photograph caught in a most unusual way that needs congratulations. j.e.s.........
A beautiful picture but I'm also curious where and how they come down. Might be an interesting pic to see this along side the next morning with these things floating burnt in the river. Why, no, I haven't had my morning coffee, why do you ask? Haha. Seriously tho - great pic but I'd also like to see the morning after that would probably make a cool pic too. Peace.
It may be very romantic, releasing a lantern and good wishes and so on ... , but in fact it is a fire launching into nowere without any control, risking to put everything on fire into dry country or putting houses on fire where little children are asleep ... this should be banned and nationalgeographic should not post this kind of photos, it puts people bad ideas into their head ... very irresponsible !!!
Its ironic and fascinating that just the previous day's picture is a frozen land and this one has prayers with fire!
@Raymond Lewis Hunnicutt Maybe they were landing in the Lake and causing problems for the fish and birds.
I believe it. Someone probably caused a fire!
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