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photo contest slideshow
Lighting up the Night in Color
Incredible Ginkgo Trees in University of VA Conservatory
Summer at Niagara
Sea Shell By The Sea Shore
Moon curve
Life in Spider
Angled Observer
Busy Bee
Taking a break.
New Life
Cardinal in the Snow
Lightning storm and sunset
Sunset on the  long river
Taste for the summer 2015
CHOROK PUJA FESTIVAL
Leopard in Novosibirsk
Cattle egret
Basilisk
Spider monkey
Great curassow
monarch butterfly
Griffon portrait
Tree Frog
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Lightning storm and sunset

I've been traveling for years and have seen a few lightning storms from the air, but never as dramatic as this one I encountered on the way home from Belize. Being able to see sunset, stars, and lightning illuminating a thunderhead was breathtaking.

TAGS: Flying, Lightning, Storm, Sunset, United States

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Lehi, Utah, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Tim Irwin.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2015
Total Views: 35
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 1, 2015, 11:52 a.m.
Camera Make: FUJIFILM
Camera Model: X100S
Focal Length: 23mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f2
ISO: ISO1000
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