Hi friends. A few of you have asked about my situation here in Florida relative to #HurricaneDorian however, I've mostly been off the Instawebs. ⠀ Thankfully, our greater SW Florida SRQ/Tampa area has been spared impact. It is also looking good for most of Florida's east coast to be spared as well, since many early models had estimated far greater impact. ⠀ Like most of Florida, it's been a "hold your breath" holiday weekend. And like many, I've been keeping a close eye on Dorian. I've been watching "Tropical Tidbits" on YouTube, Levi has been giving a nightly update that is just plain outstanding.⠀
Also, if you're interested in keeping an eye on the front lines, check out our friend Jeff Gammons @stormvisuals ⠀
This image is what's known as "rain wrapped". The bolts were really popping hard on this night, but because there's so much rain (rain that gets smoothed out over a 25 second exposure) there isn't much light reflection off the water. The light reflection is being (mostly) diffused by the rain. Had there been no rain between me and the bolts, I could've lessened my time exposure and improved my reflection. The different and changing environments force us to constantly adjust our settings for capturing the bolts. If you are interested on learning how to shoot lightning, please subscribe to our @BigBoltMedia YouTube Channel. We're going to post another video soon..... I promise lol.⠀
📸: @ch808_shoots ⠀
This image captured with:⠀
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV⠀
Canon EF24-105mm f/4L IS II USM at 105mm⠀
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