By katemoynihan

August 21, 2011

Category: Nature, Night

1 Comment »

When I first began to “get serious” about photography, I developed a strange goal.  I wanted to take a good photograph of lightning.  This may not seem so strange, unless you know that I’m relatively petrified of thunder storms.  Not to mention standing outside with a tripod in a lightning storm is, generally speaking, a bad plan.

I accomplished my goal tonight.

Granted, it’s not perfect.  It’s taken from my front porch so my pecan trees are in the way, and the bank is visible.  Given lightning’s unpredictable nature, I am incredibly proud of this photograph.

Better still- I came inside *just* before the rain started to pour down.  Win win.

One Response to “Electric”

  1. Wow, that is freakin awesome! Amazing shot! And glad you managed not to get soaked 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: