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The goal of Project 52 is to take a photo a week. This is an easier pace than the Project 365.
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Nice one Paul. Looks like you're having a nice trip.
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Back home and lots of pictures to go through but this one is one of the few I"ve actually taken this week (gotta stay true to the challenge!) I was taking long exposures of an approaching storm to add the cloud movement in the picture and right on cue I caught a lightning strike with about one second to go. The storm came in very quickly and I ended up running with a quick limp for shelter, Tech details for the nerds, Nikon D5200, Sigma 10-20 at 10mm, 8secs @ f16, iso 100. 8):
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Very nice shot Paul.
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Ooh, nice catch Paul. :)

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Right place, right time. This is a nice shot and would still be a nice shot without the lightning. :thumbup:

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Time to meet the two other girls in my life - Daisy and Rosie - left it a bit late this week so they naturally became the models :D

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Nice shots of the girls Paul
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Not had a good week this week - lost a dear friend but life has to go on for the rest of us. Went out to capture what i thought was going to be one of our spectacular sunsets, waited around and in the end only took a few in the hope I would have something to post here - got desperate and used the car as a subject :( I packed up when it was obvious it seemed a fairly mundane sunset and went home - 5 mins after getting home it was a glorious pink and golden sunset - Grrrrrrrrrr :S :? :o

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Sorry for your loss Paul.
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Post by WesternGuy »

Interesting experience. Mine has often been similar - the best colours can come after the sun is set for a few minutes or a bit more.

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