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Uploaded: September 10, 2011 08:52:44

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Catch All.APS Power Plant on a stormy monsoon night.West Valley.

Comments

Lorna Shutter September 10, 2011

Wow!!! This is A W E S O M E , Bobby!!! I love how the lightning goes right across the image! Looks like a really big strike! Love the lights from the buildings below too! Fantastic capture!!! :)

P.S. - You can keep your Aliens! ... but I would love to see the lights from the Air Force Range! :) #1407515

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe September 10, 2011

WOW!! #9664272

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe September 10, 2011

Outstanding clarity and amazing capture, Bobby. #9664289

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 10, 2011

Now that is a Stock Photo Bobby!! Outstanding in everyway! Fires are currently west and south of us so for right now we are still OK - Thanks for asking! #9664317

Donna La Mattino Pagakis September 10, 2011

So powerful, a great night lights and stormy capture. Wow Bobby, impressive! #9664342

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic September 10, 2011

Truly amazing capture, Bobby. What drama and beauty!! #9664343

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe September 10, 2011

Great photo. Cool seeing it going across the frame. We had a lightning storm last night but I only saw sheet lightening. Great lighting and color. #9664361

Robert R. Goodman September 10, 2011

Thank you Lorna,Carolyn,Tammy,Jeff,Donna,Kirsten and Phyllis. #9664397

Jack Gaskin September 10, 2011

HEY SLICK another NASTY BOLT bet that could turn over a car or six.

Just think if there was something as tall as my post today in your valley, you'd know exactly where the lightening wound strike all the time

Behave yourself
Jack #9664433

Monnie Ryan September 10, 2011

Another wowser, wowser woo woo, Bobby! Fabulous! #9664466

Bojan Bencic level-classic September 10, 2011

Power plant versus nature. That's some real power, Bobby. Great capture. #9664473

Robert R. Goodman September 10, 2011

Thank you Jack,Monnie and Bojan. #9664479

Susan Weisensel September 10, 2011

This really shows how huge the lightning is Bobby, outstanding capture Buddy. #9664483

Stephen Zacker September 10, 2011

Like the scale in your lightning images #9664495

Tammy Espino September 10, 2011

Now that's some awesome sky!! :) Your the best at this! It's cold here this week too, Only going to get up to 99...brrrr bring me a sweater...HEE HEE #9664505

John Connolly September 10, 2011

Wonderful work here Bobby! A great capture with great timing! Enjoy your cooler weather! #9664536

Carol L. Fowler September 10, 2011

An electrifying capture- both on the ground and in the air! #9664614

Robert R. Goodman September 10, 2011

Thank you Susan,Stephen,Tammy,John Carol. #9664662

Anita Hogue September 10, 2011

All I can say is WOW!
Wished I could shoot like this! #9664703

Liz blahh September 10, 2011

Another impressive shot Bobby! #9664725

Carol Eade level-addict September 10, 2011

That's an amazing capture, Bobby! #9664736

Robert R. Goodman September 10, 2011

Thank you Anita,Liz and Carol. #9664819

Patti Coblentz September 10, 2011

Wow, Bobby...what an impressive capture! I love how it runs across the sky...amazing work! #9664969

Robert R. Goodman September 11, 2011

Thank you Patricia. #9665483

Joy Rector September 11, 2011

beautiful shot #9665651

Gord MacEachern September 11, 2011

This gets a great big WOW Bobby, just incredible my friend!! #9665690

Wm Nosal September 11, 2011

WOW! Bobby
Beautiful Image #9665692

Emile Abbott level-deluxe September 11, 2011

Striking and very powerful capture Bobby. #9665748

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 11, 2011

Wow, triple bolt! Wonderful capture #9665758

Robert R. Goodman September 11, 2011

Thank you Joy,Gord,Wm,Emile and Claudia. #9665781

David M. Montero September 11, 2011

I get a charge out of all your amazing shots. Awesome as always Bobby. #9665871

Robert R. Goodman September 11, 2011

Thank you Dave. #9665919

Marijana Fajgl September 11, 2011

This is amazing capture, Bobby! Fantastic composition and scene! Very powerful and dramatic! #9665947

Robert R. Goodman September 11, 2011

Thank you Marijana. #9666008

Ellen Hodges September 11, 2011

Fantastic lightening and fabulous city scene, too, Bobby!! #9666124

Ray Thoms September 11, 2011

Another awesome night image Bobby! #9666315

Robert R. Goodman September 11, 2011

Thank you Ellen and Ray. #9666378

Mary Dimitriw September 11, 2011

Okay Bobby, I'll trade you any macros to get a shot like this!! Fantastic! #9666495

Robert R. Goodman September 11, 2011

Thank you Mary. #9666524

Mary K. Robison September 11, 2011

You've done a great job showing that that puny-looking power plant is no match against the lightning bolts, Bobby! #9666615

Laura E. Swan level-classic September 11, 2011

I agree with all the rest of the terrific comments here and I'd also like to add that you are ONE BRAVE MAN! Your lightning images are amazing and alive and spooky, Bobby!

If you know how to layer, you could do some fantastic images for Halloween, too! HA!

Great Job!

-Laura :D #9666616

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe September 11, 2011

The direction of the strike leads the eye across the image to the power plant below which presents depth and scale to the shot. Good contrasting tones. #9666705

Avril Young September 12, 2011

wow, awesome capture, it must make a crackling sound as it cuts across the sky...stunning Bobby!! #9666925

Terry Cervi level-classic September 12, 2011

You sure do take terrific shots of lightning, Bobby!! This is another excellent capture! #9667199

Karen Slagle September 12, 2011

Another fabulous lightning capture, Bobby. #9667337

Robert R. Goodman September 12, 2011

Thank you Mary,Laura,Heather,Avril,Terry and Karen. #9667458

Nancy L. Green level-classic September 12, 2011

WONDERFUL capture of this awesome display Bobby, VERY well done!! <>< #9667759

Robert R. Goodman September 12, 2011

Thank you Nancy. #9667973

Robert R. Goodman September 12, 2011

Thank you Sabrina. #9668369

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna September 13, 2011

FAAAAAAAAAAAAAAANTASTIC, Bobby Ray! :-) k #9669923

Robert R. Goodman September 13, 2011

Thank you Kitty. #9670153

Tammy Espino October 18, 2011

Congrats on your wonderful finalist :) WOOT WOOT WOOT!!! #9743803

Patrick Rouzes October 18, 2011

Not surprised, Bobby! Congratulations & good luck, my friend! #9743905

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe October 18, 2011

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Bobby. #9743988

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe October 18, 2011

Congrats on a beautiful finalist, Bobby. #9743990

Mary Timman October 18, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #9743995

Wm Nosal October 18, 2011

Congratulations, Bobby! #9744063

Orsi October 18, 2011

Congratulations!!Awesome shot,Bobby! #9744245

Terry Cervi level-classic October 18, 2011

Congrats on your awesome finalist, Bobby! #9744468

Patti Coblentz October 18, 2011

Congratulations on your awesome finalist, Bobby...hoping to see it go gold!! :)) #9744560

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic October 18, 2011

Congrats Bobby on this well deserved commendation! #9744572

Kathy Salerni level-classic October 18, 2011

Big congrats on your Finalist and good luck in the next round, Bobby! #9744943

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 18, 2011

Big Congratulations Bobby! I love this!

jo ann c. #9745008

Carol L. Fowler October 18, 2011

Big Congrats- Doing what you do best!!!!! #9745275

Susan Weisensel October 18, 2011

Way to go Bobby on this outstanding finalist. #9745478

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe October 18, 2011

Congrats on this wonderful finalist entry Bobby. Good luck! #9745584

Monnie Ryan October 19, 2011

Fabulous, Bobby - congratulations! #9746503

Boyd L. Alexander October 19, 2011

Congratulations on this awesome and beautiful Finalist Bobby!! #9746678

Emile Abbott level-deluxe October 19, 2011

Congratulations on this striking finalist, Bobby. WTG my friend #9746765

Carol Eade level-addict October 19, 2011

Congratulations on your fabulous finalist, Bobby! #9746778

Susan D. Royce level-classic October 19, 2011

Congratulations, Bobby, and good luck going forward! #9746834

Marijana Fajgl October 19, 2011

Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Bobby! #9748062

October 19, 2011

Outstanding capture of lightning and a power plant. #9748153

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 19, 2011

CONGRATULATIONS Bobby, WTG dear friend!! <>< #9748289

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe October 19, 2011

Fantastic finalist, Bobby. WTG and be safe! #9748535

Lorna Shutter October 19, 2011

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this AWESOME image, Bobby!!!!! WTG, my friend!!! :)
Photobucket #9748771

Anita Hogue October 19, 2011

Awesome, Bobby! Congratulations! #9748896

Courtenay Vanderbilt October 20, 2011

What a fantastic capture, Bobby, and well deserved Finalist! Congratulations! #9749930

Val Feldman level-deluxe October 20, 2011

Hair-raising, spine-tingling, FANTASTIC capture, Lightning Meister - No one does 'em better!! Big congrats on a wonderful Finalist, Bobby and all the best in the upcoming round! #9750018

Eivor Kuchta October 20, 2011

Perfect composition, Bobby! Congratulations on your finalist, and good luck in the next round! #9750819

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic October 21, 2011

Congratulations on this AMAZING finalist, Bobby. I want to see gold on it soon. #9752465

Liz blahh October 22, 2011

Congrats Bobby on this impressive finalist! #9754606

Tamara K. Walker level-classic October 22, 2011

Fully charged! Congratulations, #9755733

David M. Montero October 23, 2011

Congratulations on your finalist selection of this awesome capture Bobby!!! Makes my hair stand up. #9756950

Merna L. Nobile October 31, 2011

May your heart catch the joy of the moment and soar!
I am so happy for you!
CONGRATULATIONS, Merna
#9775031

Amanda J. Tanner level-classic November 01, 2011

A big Congratulations Bobby! A Wonderful Finalist! #9777712

Mary Dimitriw November 07, 2011

I'm glad you bumped this up Bobby because I missed it last month! A huge congrats on this fantastic shot. :) #9790193

isabel C. Zepeda level-classic November 17, 2011

Bobby

Dear friend a huge congratulations on this well deserve finalist.

Ysa... #9815176

Nancy L. Green level-classic June 01, 2012

STUNNING image Bobby, you certainly have a talent for these electrifying images!! <>< #10164473

Anthony G. Comella June 01, 2012

Congratulations - Super!! #10164738

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