This is a series of five 30-second exposures, one after another, all blended into one photo. This amazing display of electrical activity happened within 2.5 minutes. It was a pretty active storm!

Just before I headed back into the safety of the house came the downpour. Yep... plenty of liquid in those clouds!

Looking West from Peoria, AZ.

I blended the images using Paint Shop Photo Pro. Five layers, blended with "screen", and brightness/contrast adjustment. I also did some mild local tone mapping to help bring some detail out.

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