Hot Air Balloons Night Glow Photography at Tigard Festival of Balloons

Ever thought it would be fun to photograph colorful glowing hot air balloons as the night sky darkens and creates a beautiful contrast in color and light?

Now in its 38th year, the Festival of Balloons in Tigard, OR is a great place to see this happen in person and capture some amazing photographs of it! Nothing says summer more than these colorful vessels dotting the sky just south of Portland, Oregon.

SIGMA Tech Rep Aaron Norberg and Tommy from Pro Photo Supply will be accompanying a small group of photographers to the festival and will be providing exclusive access to the Night Glow event. They will also help photographers figure out what settings and gear to use to capture your best images of the balloons as they ascend into the morning sky.

SIGMA will have lenses on hand to try out with your camera that will give you just the advantage you need to get your best photo of the balloons!

Recommended Gear to Bring:

  • Your Camera (no cameras will be supplied on-site)
  • Charged battery (and possibly spares)
  • An empty memory card
  • Lens(es)
  • Tripod optional)
  • Speedlight Flashes (optional)
  • Flashlight/Headlamp (so you can see where you’re stepping)
  • Portable seating (if needed)


Jun 25 2022


8:15 PM - 10:30 PM



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