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This photo was shot on film. Taken by xbalboax with a Lomography Diana F+ Instant Back (Accessories) (available in our Online Shop) loaded with Fuji Instax Mini film in Bethpage, NY, United States. These tags describe this photo: diana, instax, back, instanx, long, exposure, instant, film, lightning, storm, and purple. Date: 2010. This photo can also be found in the album Its electric!.

10 comments

  1. kamiraze

    kamiraze

    Thanks for the inspiration! Can't wait till the next thunderstorm comes!

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  2. xbalboax

    xbalboax

    thanks everyone for the likes! @kamiraze ya man it takes patients and alot of luck, im super stoked that i got to capture it. like you im waiting for the next storm.

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  3. pulex

    pulex

    it takes a shitload of luck to catch a lightning like that!! often tried, always failed...

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  4. gnarlyleech

    gnarlyleech

    Did you just hold the shutter open on B mode until the lightning struck?

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  5. xbalboax

    xbalboax

    @pulex indeed it does take a shitload of luck keep on trying!

    @gnarlyleech ya i set it to bulb switched the shutter to cloudy and just held it open until it struck

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  6. brettac

    brettac

    awesome :)))

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  7. j_robert

    j_robert

    incredible

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  8. emilios

    emilios

    Ελα ρε! Μπάβο! Φανταστικό.

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  9. ihave2pillows

    ihave2pillows

    I love lightnings... just don't know how to wait for them to appear at the right place!

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  10. xbalboax

    xbalboax

    thanks everyone! i set the tripod up in a dark room left the shutter open and hoped for the best :)

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