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Lightning Bolt Estadio Olímpico Universitario

Mexico is the country where most people die because of lightning every year. I have been chasing thunderstorms in Mexico City for the last four years, the challenge is to capture lightning bolts as close as possible to landmarks of the city. My goal is to bring this natural phenomenon closer to the people to develop knowledge and awareness about the danger and beauty it represents.

TAGS: City, Danger, Energy, Lightning, Mexico, Night, Thunderstorm

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Mexico, Mexico
Member since 2018
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Antonio Busqueta.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2018
Total Views: 30
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 80D
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f13
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Mexico City, Mexico