Bristol balloon night glow attracts more than 100,000 spectators
9 August 2013 Last updated at 08:49 BST
Thousands of spectators watched the first of the night glows at this year's Bristol International Balloon Fiesta.
An estimated 100,000 people attended the event.
The fiesta began on Thursday at the Ashton Court estate and will run until Sunday evening with launches on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The BBC's Fiona Lamdin spoke to night glow pilot Steven Kinsey on Thursday.