A U.S. Navy EA-6B Prowler aircraft assigned to Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 131 prepares to launch from the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) in the Arabian Sea July 9, 2012. Abraham Lincoln was deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility conducting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation. (DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Carlos M. Vazquez II, U.S. Navy/Released)
His iconic image of that period was taken on August 29, 1963 during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom which is best known for Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” Speech. Atherton attached his camera to a bamboo pole, hoisted it over the shoulder of Lincoln’s statue and took this:
lightning strikes firework....wow!