Photography

Strike Two Hundred!

I love a stormy night! I took 200 (or so) pictures trying to capture a lightning strike. Nothing I did worked. So I did what any normal person would do. I came inside, pulled out my computer, and googled “camera settings to capture lightning.” I clicked one of the first links that popped up. I wish I had copied the link so I could share it with you but I got too excited. Turns out I had my light settings too high. Go figure. After reading the article and changing my camera settings (ISO 100; f11; 1/4 sec) I headed back outside. Four shots later I had this:

Edited to add: I had to go find the website that I got my help from so I could give credit to them. I couldn’t have gotten the shot without it.

 

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