17 Great Lightning Images

Lightning is an atmospheric electrical discharge, it can travel at speeds of 220,000 km/h or 140,000 mph and can reach temperatures of about 30,000 °C or 54,000 °F. Here are a collection of 18 of my favourite lightning photos.

God's Fireworks

Powerful Stroke!

The Perfect Storm

Stormy Night

¡Rayos!

Thunderstruck

Lightning in Campinas (more photos on comments)

Lightning Storm III vs Lowes Home Improvement

Lightening Storm, Mono Lake, 1991

Great Salt Lake, Utah; "Pissed off Mothership"

and there was light..

Foudre sur la plaine - Lightning plain

Great Salt Lake, Utah; Energizer Bunny, "Shot 10" Temper, Temper!

Touchdown

STANDING AT THE END

Duality

Batten down the hatches