alexiusvanderwesthuizen
alexiusvanderwesthuizen

Extreme Electric Storm

A composite image of 43 exposures taken over an 11 minute period in Johannesburg South Africa. This is evidence of the ferocity and intensity of summer thunders...
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A composite image of 43 exposures taken over an 11 minute period in Johannesburg South Africa. This is evidence of the ferocity and intensity of summer thunderstorms in the Highveld region. All the lightning bolts are real. When you enlarge the photo, you'll find it very difficult to find a spot where the lightning did not reach. Also of importance to note is that this took place in a residential area so there must have been a lot of appliance damage.
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matthew_mcg
 
matthew_mcg May 30, 2014
Awesome! :D
Arzhtatiana PRO
 
Arzhtatiana May 31, 2014
Wow! So cool! I like it!
JeffreyA PRO
 
JeffreyA May 31, 2014
Awesome shot... outstanding
Bruz PRO+
 
Bruz June 25, 2014
This is so awesome in so many ways. You nailed it on this one.
sweetpea72 PRO
 
sweetpea72 June 25, 2014
Holy Crap... This is amazing!! ")
Capture-Life
 
Capture-Life June 25, 2014
WOOOOOOW !!! :):) in-stinkin'-credible !!!
MRF_Rayhan
 
MRF_Rayhan July 16, 2014
Mind blowing !!! (y)
normanriggs Premium
 
normanriggs March 23, 2015
Good thing it wasn't all at once.
jamiegandy
 
jamiegandy May 24, 2015
Speechless...
wideopenspaces
 
wideopenspaces June 12, 2015
Never did speechless (maybe I should), but I do jokes. So Fried or baked ?

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