12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Fort Desoto Electrical Storm

Electrical storms are common in the Sunshine State as it once claimed as the lightning capital of the United States. This shot of an active electrical storm over Fort Desoto displays both the awesome power of cloud to ground lightning bolts and its extreme danger to life and property.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Saint Petersburg, Florida, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Anthony Ordinaria