The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta in October 2015 was a sight to behold. With perfect weather and over 400 balloons the weekend was a photographer's dream.

Early morning glow before the sun came up.

Colorful balloons and a giant whale.

Darth Vader and Yoda hover over the other balloons.

Traditional balloons rising in the early morning.

A large cow floats over the fiesta.

Three Bees begin their journey over the crowd.