15 Amazing Photographs of Lightning


Today I want to share one of my major passions, besides photography, and it is the weather.

I still would love to go on a tornado hunting adventure, and I love watching lightning when a storm is approaching.

Today I've prepared a short yet powerful collection of images depicting lightning.

Photographing lightning requires both patience and good luck, here is a detailed guide on how to capture them (safely).

photo by johannes plenio
Photo by Johannes Plenio
photo by jeremy thomas
Photo by Jeremy Thomas
photo by johannes plenio
Photo by Johannes Plenio
photo by ryan phillips
Photo by Ryan Phillips
photo by max saeling
Photo by Max Saeling

[thrive_text_block color=”note” headline=””]Let's face it, you want your own images to be as impactful as these amazing photographs of lightning but…honestly…how is your technique? Sometimes we don't get the photo we want because we have trouble getting over that last hurdle with our photography – and sometimes we aren't even sure what that hurdle is. Take this quiz and find out what holds you back from reaching the next level in your photography.


photo by josep castells
Photo by Josep Castells
photo by breno machado
Photo by Breno Machado
photo by michael rogers
Photo by Michael Rogers
photo by jonas kaiser
Photo by Jonas Kaiser
photo by sean mcauliffe
Photo by Sean McAuliffe

It Is Always Great To Learn…But Is There Something Holding You Back?

Did you know that there are basically 5 Photography Killers that can hold you back from reaching the next level in your photography journey? Every photographer tends to have a primary photographic challenge – their #1 Photography Killer – which is the #1 thing holding them back.

Take the photography killer quiz and learn what your personal photography killer is and how to eliminate it!


photo by noaa
Photo by NOAA
photo by dominik qn
Photo by Dominik QN
photo by bethany laird
Photo by Bethany Laird
photo by nrd
Photo by nrd
photo by clinton naik
Photo by Clinton Naik

Are Your Photographs Less Than Striking?

We hope that you've enjoyed these simply amazing photographs of lightning. You too can get images like these with the wow factor that you envision. Identifying your #1 Photography Killer and fixing it will empower you to create photographs that you’ve always wanted.


About Author

Federico has a decade of experience in documentary photography, contributes some free images to the community and is a University Professor in photography. You can get to know him better here.

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