New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning | July 28th - 30th 2023

The New Jersey Festival of Ballooning | 2023 |

The New Jersey Festival of Ballooning is the weekend of July 29th to July 30th 2023

The New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning is a unique event that takes place annually in Readington, New Jersey, every July. It is the largest summertime hot air balloon and music festival in North America, attracting visitors from all over the world.

The festival has been a tradition since 1983, and it features hot air balloons from around the world. Every day, visitors can experience two mass ascensions of up to 100 special-shaped balloons that make for a spectacular sight. Balloons come in different shapes and sizes, ranging from animals, cartoons, and sports teams to foods, beverages, and people.

The festival also features live music, family-friendly entertainment, and attractions for all ages. Over the years, it has featured renowned artists such as Joan Jett, Styx, Kansas, and Melissa Etheridge, among others. Visitors can enjoy concerts, fireworks, amusement rides, a food court, craft vendors, and interactive exhibits. The festival is the perfect family outing, as it offers something for everyone.

The New Jersey Lottery Festival of Ballooning is held annually at Solberg Airport in Readington, NJ. It is easily accessible by car, and there is ample parking available. Visitors can also take a shuttle bus to the festival from various locations, including New York City and Philadelphia.

The festival takes place over three days, from Friday to Sunday, and tickets are available for purchase online or at the gate. General admission tickets grant access to the festival and concerts, while VIP tickets offer additional perks, such as reserved seating, food, and drinks.

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Studio Photo Shoot 1/2 Day $1000

Studio Photos Shoot

A half day of photos for any and all types of photoshoots. You will not find a better deal or professional around.  Your 1/2 day will consist of as many poses and outfits or looks as you desire.  The entire time will be dedicated to you, from the time you show up till the time you leave, the 1/2 day will be dedicated to you. 

Fully processed images and formatted for social media. The process is simple, show up and have moths of content created in addition to marketing and social media advice.

What's the difference? 

Its simple, most photographers only do photography.  Myself, includes video, commercial, marketing, social, and SEO.  What is SEO? Check it out.

Many say they know these topics but do not have 25 years in NYC to back it up.  

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Commercial Photography for Magazine Cover

What is Commercial Photography? Photos are taken for commercial use, and a magazine cover and center spread is a great example and definition of a type of commercial photography

Many times large opportunities come up for your business, art, or life that will be on display at large scale.  It could be for an advertisement, announcement, or article, and the "money shot" is needed.  When we need this type of commercial photography attention to every single detail is most important and every step is taken to ensure a successful photoshoot. 

Commercial Photography Process

An initial interview will be conducted to ensure that all needs are met for your photo.  From location and wardrobe to placement and use we cover everything we can to prepare for the day.

On the actual day of the shoot, an onsite laptop will be used to dial in the photo to exact needs and tweak as needed, in addition to seeing how the photo will look in its final layout. 

Video of Commercial Photography Photos Shoot 

The Cover Shot with Saphyre Inc shows a behind the scenes footage of some of the elements of a photo shoot on location  

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Photography | The Way I do it...


What word, what is it? Its a general word? No, its your definition of it? Wait, thats not what I think it is...

Photography to me is my own definition as I'm sure that everyone except me has my definition of photography, and that in it self is where we all start. 

At this point in 2020 pretty sure that each person in America has more photo-taking devices then themselves? Thats the truth one way or another. 

In days where I'm in mile 7 of an 8 mile Sunday run I think to myself, I mean seriously talk about a competitive market everyone in this country has a device with a filter created by someone who knows what the Fu%k they are doing? 

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I had to look this word up today....
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Welcome to the official writings of Erik Renninger

 Topics are wide and all over the place but a centralized space for my mind poured out by the keyboard...check back soon, subscribe, hit buttons, come back. 

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