2009-08-10 Lightstorm

16Aug09

 

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The most bizarre thing: late at night, wind and rain and the *most* spectacular lightning storm I have ever seen – pitch black, with the lightning flashes illuminating billowing clouds like the opening of the gates of hell, and the regular sweep of the lighthouse beam going round just underneath the cloud cover. And the strangest thing: no thunder. To see all that in total silence, just freaked me out. So difficult to get a decent picture of lightning with the long exposures for night …

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