Step into the light and know yourself, Jer When He utters His voice, There is a multitude of waters in the heavens: “And He causes the vapors to ascend from the ends of the earth. He makes lightning for the rain, He brings the wind out of His treasuries.”
What better way is there to show both the beauty and power of nature than with these incredibly electrifying images of lightning? While sometimes it just takes being at the right place at the right time, like for amateur photographer Bertrand Kulik and his photo of a brightly illuminated Eiffel Tower, for others, like Dan Ransom, it requires carefully assembling a composite image or "stacking" multiple photos together to showcase a wild electrical storm (like the one Ransom stunningly…
This picture reminds me of a poem I loved as a child. Something like "If you can't be the tree at the top of the hill, be the shrub at the bottom but be, the best little shurb that grows in the vale. Be the best life that people will see."
The aurora was active last night....dynamic I should say. In 5 minutes it went from low on the horizon to overhead, with small areas lightening and darkening and waves of light flashing through the display. Truly spectacular. I wish all my WU friends could have been here to experience it! Photo by den117. For more photos, visit wunderground.com
Jim Reed has been photographing and reporting on extreme weather for 21 years, and has been reconized as one of the world's most accomplished extreme-weather photographers, capturing images from numerous meterological phenomena, including tornadoes, blizzards, ice storms, hurricanes and floods.
Lenticular Cloud over Klyuchevskaya Sopka Mountain, Russia by Denis Budkov: Klyuchevskaya Sopka is a stratovolcano, the highest active volcano of Eurasia. Its steep, symmetrical cone towers about 100 kilometres from the Bering Sea. and is part of the natural Volcanoes of Kamchatka UNESCO World Heritage Site. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klyuchevskaya_Sopka Here is the link to what seems to be the original image. http://1x.com/photo/45962/portfolio/119867 #Stratovolcano…
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