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Lightning Storm over Hayden Valley

This is a picture of a summer thunderstorm rolling through Hayden Valley in Yellowstone National Park. Lightning was coming down every 2-3 minutes and it was out in the distance so I decided to stop. Of course on the one day I left the tripod in the hotel room, an fantastic lightning storm would occur. Fortunately I was able to use the hood of the car are a tripod and start firing. This shot was taken as the storm approached my location and I was sent packing as it began to pour.

TAGS: Lightning, Nps100, Storm, Thunderstorm, United States, Wyoming, Yellowstone National Park

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© Leighton Lum.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2015
Total Views: 157
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 29, 2015, 2:10 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 105mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1
Aperture: f22
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PHOTO LOCATION Wyoming, United States of America