Another blast from the past. This is the time of year I love to go back over old lightning chase shoots and put time lapse slide shows together. Couple more months and lightning storm season will be here.
This is the Anheuser-Busch Brewery Lightning Thunderstorm chase and catch, Fort Collins, Colorado. Lightning thunderstorm short time lapse loop.
Another night of chasing lightning thunderstorms. June 22nd, 2009. close to midnight.
Day in the life of a storm catcher, photographer Bo Insogna, www.TheLightningMan.com –
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Budweiser Power – Massive Lightning Thunderstorm all over the Anheuser-Busch Budweiser Brewery. This was one crazy amazing storm. I chased this very erratic lightning thunderstorm all the way to Wyoming. It was sooooo crazy at one point I would hit my shutter button then jump in the back of the SUV to get my feet off the wet ground. This is one of mnay images in this series. This is two images layered to keep the noise low, equal to a 30 sec exposure, f11, 75mm, ISO 100, WB tungsen. Look for more in the gallery. Custom prints available online: Budweiser Thunderstorm Power
Lightning fact: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) endeavored to test the theory that sparks shared some similarity with lightning by using a spire which was being erected in Philadelphia. While waiting for completion of the spire, he got the idea to use a flying object such as a kite. Read the rest of this entry