Lightning in the Western Sahara

Lightning storm just after we passed the border with Mauritania


(no photoshop involved, for those who asked, just straightened and cropped)



  • chris PRO 8y

    One day I hope to take a photo that looks like this - great shot
  • Hugo van Tilborg 8y

    Don't worry, it really isn't that difficult, a little bit of technique and some luck (+patience) is all it takes
  • chris PRO 8y

    thanks for the link... interesting stuff, Now i have to find a storm that does not involve actually getting wet
  • Stuart Butler PRO 8y

    Wow that's a great shot! What a trip as well.
  • zach.morales 8y

    Oh, you are so lucky! Excellent shot!
  • Matt Shaw PRO 8y

  • PRO 8y

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    Seen in explore!
  • cocola_t 8y

    Magnifique ! Je voudrais bien en faire une comme sa ! mais pas facile.
    Bravo !
  • Matthew Crowley 8y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Just Like Heaven, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

    This image deserves an invitation!

    It is a great example of an image that looks Just Like Heaven!

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  • klondike kid PRO 8y

  • Paris France 8y

    elles sont magnifiques tes photos Hugo !!!!
  • PRO 8y

    You've entered the ONE PHOTO pool!
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  • Noël Pelegrin PRO 8y

    Super, la couleur du ciel est impressionante et l'éclair parfaitement exposé, bravo.
  • Hugo L. PRO 7y

    Very well done!!!! excelente capture.
    I have a similar one if you want to see it.
  • nikirikou 7y

    congratulations, it's perfect
  • Arantxata PRO 6y

    Wow!!!! Great picture!!
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Taken on December 12, 2007
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