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Shake it Off
Running Free
Monarch and Zinnias
Carousel Dreams
Whitetail Fawn Scratching
Summer morning on the Salmon River in Otis, Oregon
Curious Whitetail Fawn
Jeep Colorado
Spider eating Bee
Fly to the Angels
I feel I am able to face this thing
Bucket List Shot
Celebrating sunset at Spectacle Pond
Beach Come to Me
Finding beauty in the ordinary.
Bears Watching
Sepetember Reflections
A child and the fountain
Tunnel View entering Yosemite National Park
Bald Eagle looking down
View from Princeville,  Kauai, Hawaii
Sunset at Ko 'Olina, Hawaii
Sunset at Ko 'Olina, Hawaii
15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Bucket List Shot

I spent 20 days in Tornado Alley this year with the goal of getting a really good lightning photo. It did not happen. 3 days after returning home, I saw potential for a storm. I did not go chase the storm, but hoped it might come my way by evening. It did! I picked up my mother, and sat at the last standing grain elevator in my home town, trying to catch a bolt of lightning. And then this happened! It is a shot I have wanted for years, my bucket list shot!

TAGS: Canada, Lightning, Sky, Thunderstorm

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Leader, Canada
Member since 2016
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© Ryan Wunsch.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2017
Total Views: 104
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 5, 2017, 1:11 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 6D
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f6.3
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