2016 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade NYC – Balloon Inflation

Thanksgiving 2016 will be Macy’s 90th Annual New York City Parade. Each year, the highlight is the night before during the balloon inflation. People get to see the balloons up close and personal as they are prepped next to the Read More …

2015 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade – Balloon Inflation – Part 1

Thanksgiving 2015 will be Macy’s 89th Annual New York City Parade.  Each year, the highlight is the night before during the balloon inflation.  People get to see the actual balloons up close and personal lined up along the American Museum Read More …

2015 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade – Balloon Inflation – Part 2

Additional photos from the balloon inflation for Macy’s 89th Annual Thanksgiving Parade New York City 2015. All photos taken with the Canon 7D Mark II, Tokina 11-22mm f/2.8 and fill with Canon 600EX-RT 2015 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade – Balloon Read More …

More Photos – Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2013 – Balloon Inflation – Sigma 18–35mm f/1.8 DC HSM

The new Sigma 18–35mm f/1.8 DC HSM performed incredibly well on this rainy, overcast night.  The photos are sharp with great contrast and clarity.  Just take a look at the mesh net holding the balloons in place.  In person, you could Read More …

Photos – Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2013 – Balloon Inflation – Sigma 18–35mm f/1.8 DC HSM

Another holiday in New York City, another rainy night.  This time, it was the Balloon Inflation for Macy’s 87th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade 2013.  Such an overcast and dim night proved to be the perfect playground for Sigma’s new 18-35mm Read More …