Yi Peng Floating Lanterns - lanterns 1

THE LAUNCH!! 10,000 Thai floating lanterns get released almost in perfect unison!

 

Yi Peng Floating Lanterns - lanterns 2

Moving constellations are formed and ever changing as we watch the thousands of beautiful lanterns fill the skies!

 

Yi Peng Floating Lanterns - lanterns 3

Our lantern, being a little late on getting lit, isn’t quite ready to go yet – but Marianne is still full of excitement!

 

Yi Peng Floating Lanterns - lanterns 4

Marianne and Ian pose for a quick shot together as our lantern gets the last lift it needs from the heat of it’s flames.

 

Yi Peng Floating Lanterns - lanterns 5

Finally ready to go! We make a wish, and release our lantern to join the rest of them.

 

Yi Peng Floating Lanterns - lanterns 6

It shoots quickly into the sky, joining the other floating lanterns on it’s way to the heavens.

 

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