There was a fabulous thunderstorm over London this afternoon, and after seeing the first lightning strike, I decided to stand on the balcony (getting wet) for about 20 minutes with my camera on a tripod taking absolutly loads of photos in the hope of capturing the lightning.

Only one photo actually caught a lightning strike, and by pure luck – I think it is also a very dramatic photo.

lightning over london

There is a hi-res version on my Flickr account –


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  1. Blakovitch says:

    Hi Ian,

    You may know me from Digg – I am a fan of your work. I couldn’t find your e-mail address on this blog so I’m attempting to contact you this way.

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  2. lakawak says:

    Did it ever occur to you that the reason why you get ZERO comments ever is because no one cares about your silly diary?

  3. IanVisits says:

    I think you cared enough to post that message though.


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