By Lightning's Light

© Harriet Feagin

By Lightning

Uploaded: September 15, 2020 | Entered: September 15, 2020 08:20:01

Description

We were at Big Bend to photograph the Milky Way. There were thunderstorms with lots of lightning. We started to photograph and were having a great time until... lightning stuck about 50 yards from us. That ended the photographing and we were inside our cars in a blink. Will never do that again. Landscapes 9-15-20perture, shutter, lens, location, name, time of day, etc.

Exif: Camera: Canon Canon EOS 5D Mark IV; Shutter Speed: 250/10; Aperture: f/2.0; ISO: 4000; Orientation: 1; Date: 2019:05:06 21:43:30

Comments

Terry Korpela level-deluxe September 15, 2020

Nicely Done Harriet! #1746841

LJ Corliss level-classic September 15, 2020

Wonderful image :) #11835712

Harriet Feagin level-classic September 16, 2020

Thank you, Terry and LJ. #11835827

Randall V. Rainey level-deluxe September 16, 2020

Well done Harriet, and I don't blame you as I sail a 34' sailboat and do not want to be out in a lighning storm... A FAV #11835898

Harriet Feagin level-classic September 16, 2020

Thank you, Randall. I hesitate to even post this because the risk is definitely too much to ever try this. #11835912

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