During a severe storm in Santa Maria, California, USA. The coverage of these bolts stretch for miles. On the left is Orcutt, California and on the right is the Santa Maria Valley with Guadalupe, California being struck. Hence the name “Striking Guadalupe”. This was taken with a 30 second exposure set to f/22 at 24mm.
AVATAR – Canon DSLR Group – March 2010 WINNER – Long Exposure Photography Challenge – Canon DSLR Group – March 4, 2010
FEATURED in the Canon DSLR Group – 2010 FEATURED in the Canon DSLR Group – 2009 FEATURED in the Extreme Weather Group – 2009 FEATURED in the Severe Weather Group – 2009