3 second exposure, not a composite. Believe it or not, this is a single strike.
Changes from previous shot: higher contrast in the sky, better distortion correction.
Taken on April 12, 2008.
Explore #54 (highest)
Winner of April 2008 National Geographic "Your Shot" contest.
Published in October 2008 National Geographic.
Finalist: Photographer's Forum 2009 Spring Contest.
Published in Best of Photography 2009.