Magnetic Storm

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    Magnetic Storms on the surface of our local star create an electrical flux in the solar wind which hits the Earth about two days later, spiralling down thru the wells in our planet's magnetic field north and south, bequeathing to us these vivid displays.
    Shot at Lake LaBerge, Yukon Territory the night of February 28.
    Taken with a Fujica ST605 35mm SLR and 16mm Zenitar lens on NEW Fujifilm NATURA 1600. (photo is straight from Walmart ... no image enhancement)

    Pink Pepper Photo, geørg, trick75, and 143 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. veek_00 86 months ago | reply

      I am just plain floored by these!

    2. Marianne Perdomo 85 months ago | reply

      Wow! I hope I someday see one of these :)

      Seen in Beauty of Nature (?)

    3. ~Jennifer 85 months ago | reply


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    4. joywowjoy 85 months ago | reply

      Amazing shot!!

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    5. VJ Spectra 84 months ago | reply

      That fisheye distortion is incredible and really adds to the shot here!

    6. johnalanhall 84 months ago | reply

      Nice explanation of the source for Northern and Southern Lights! A beautiful shot! Thank you for posting your photo to Electri-cute!

    7. terri_lg 83 months ago | reply

      Absolutely love this idea, a beautiful shot!

    8. sph1970 82 months ago | reply

      wonderful, must have been amazing to watch

    9. Chris Da SaXmAn 80 months ago | reply

      Far too many awsome shots in this set, and nice to see someone using film (although I've moved on, sorry!)

      A stunning set Sir

    10. davieunited 79 months ago | reply

      Astonishing - wow !

    11. NaturalLight 76 months ago | reply

      Just stupendous!

    12. robertschodterer 66 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called clique for friends and artists ( invite only ), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    13. Massimiliano Ferraro (1) 59 months ago | reply


    14. ASa Bai 56 months ago | reply

      it's amazing !!

    15. Countryseen 52 months ago | reply

      a beauty! - thanks

    16. Polly-Thomas 43 months ago | reply

      Incredible. And massive kudos for capturing this on film!

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