By: Kitty

Jul 30 2008

Tags: , , ,

Category: clouds, light, night, photo, reflection, Storms, Travel, water


Focal Length:18mm
Shutter:15 sec

July 26, 2008. Grand Isle, Louisiana.

Finally I was able to get a shot of lightening I really like. I went out on a wharf in the darkest spot I could find and got lucky. I used a tripod with the 200 mm Sigma zoom lens for this one. No filters.

I kept hearing this swishing sound in the calm water while shooting and then I heard a loud exhale, sort of like a whale. It was a dolphin and his back fin is in this shot. Look for the black dot in the middle foreground. To see this large size, :::click here:::

Camera: Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi
Exposure: 15 sec (15)
Aperture: f/8
Focal Length: 18 mm
ISO Speed: 400
Flash: Flash did not fire


2 comments on “Aha!”

  1. Awesome shot, Kit.

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