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    Airborne electricity grabs hold of a volcanic plume – in this case, Chile's Chaiten volcano, which began erupting last week "for the first time in some 9,000 years." Photo by Carlos Gutierrez for UPI. /via BLDGBLOG

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    1. LeaJ 78 months ago

      Amazing photo! Shows the dark side of mother nature. What an honour to witness it in person. By far the coolest photo I have ever seen!

    2. jmhullot 75 months ago

      I added your photo under CC license to the Volcanoes from around the World collaborative album. Great picture! Thanks.

    3. flydime 75 months ago

      Very interesting!

    4. toppie.sfb. 74 months ago

      WOW! It is so amazing what can happen in the world.

    5. Anita Peeples 72 months ago

      This photo is spectacular. I can only image what this must have been like to see in person.

    6. paulogabriel 71 months ago

      Hi, there!
      I'm one of the writers of a design blog called Abduzeedo!
      I've featured this picture of yours in a post called 20 Fantastic Pictures of Lightning. Here's the link:
      If you're not ok with it, just let me know, and I'll take it off, as you wish.
      Keep up the fantastic work! ;)

    7. Scott Beamer 71 months ago

      Wow. That rocks.

    8. Calgary Chris 71 months ago

      That is simply amazing. I'll now pick my jaw up off the floor.


    9. Rock it! 71 months ago

      Es deeeeeeeemasiado

    10. cahillsmith 70 months ago

      What an incredible image. It must have been humbling to have witnessed such a sight. Congratulations on capturing it so beautifully

    11. derekzary828 62 months ago

      BUUURP ! Scuse me...

    12. YourWishIsKitten 58 months ago

      Listen here people!!! That is photo shopped and just to let you know!!! It's fake! not Real!!! You must excuse my rudeness. But that is a total fake.

    13. davidleebooth 57 months ago

      holy crap that is a win!!

    14. fmg2001 56 months ago

      Hey everyone - I didn't take this photo, Carlos Gutierrez did. More shots here:

    15. David Bapty RIP 40 months ago

      Spectacular capture

    16. Paky63 39 months ago

      Anything stunning that stands out from other shots

      Seen in the group"beautiful shot or capture" ( ?² )

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