Monthly Challenge – Weather

Update 6/10/13: I won Second Place with this shot! The first Place shot was of llightning bolts coming out from between two giant clouds. It was a very well done shot.

I have been having a hard time trying to decide on an image for my photo club’s Monthly Challenge. The June topic is Weather. I had several photos that might have worked but they just were not dramatic enough. I finally decided on the one posted below. While I was on vacation a couple of years ago,  I went to the beach early one morning after a night full of storms. I parked my car and headed for the beach and just as I rounded a corner I saw all of these clouds with the sunrise lighting them up. I took a bunch of shots as fast as I could as I walked toward the edge of the water. The couple in the chairs got up and walked away after I took just a couple of shots. It was all just a matter of being fortunate enough to be in the right place at the right time with my camera in hand.

Here is my submission shot –

Storm Watchers

Storm Watchers

Until next time —

This entry was published on June 7, 2013 at 8:28 pm. It’s filed under Landscape, Monthly Challenge, People, Photography and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

3 thoughts on “Monthly Challenge – Weather

  1. steviepreater on said:

    Absolutely lovely! I think you captured the theme perfectly

  2. congratulations!

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