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© Paul Moore
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Desert storm forming over the Superstition mountains in Arizona

Image appears in one of my new Amazon books.

My books on shooting with old film cameras can be seen here at Amazon:

59 responses

  • Giovan Battista D'Achille

    Giovan Battista D'Achille said (24 May 2010):

    make me think to ansel adams, congrats!

  • Trista Marie

    Trista Marie (Deleted) gave props (28 May 2010):

    I live about twenty miles from that mountain! great capture!!!! i agree with giovan, very ansel adams-ish, but very your own as well.

  • Dave Dubrick

    Dave Dubrick gave props (31 May 2010):

    i'd be very afraid to be anywhere near that, but just like you, i would chase it with my camera anyway, haha. absolutely perfect tones!

  • Tom Phillips

    Tom Phillips (Deleted) said (31 May 2010):

    Nice work!

  • christopher kontoes

    christopher kontoes (Deleted) said (3 Jun 2010):


  • Jim Ford

    Jim Ford (Deleted) gave props (3 Jun 2010):

    you have to be out there....and you were....stunning!

  • Alya Al Dhaheri

    Alya Al Dhaheri gave props (5 Jun 2010):

    Oh wow!! Fab shot!

  • Andries van den Berg

    Andries van den Berg said (7 Jun 2010):

    What a beaut!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (8 Jun 2010):

    Blowin' the doors off JPG's Theme Park.

  • Julie V McKinney

    Julie V McKinney gave props (9 Jun 2010):

    Seriously! This is amazing

  • ina:botao

    ina:botao (Deleted) said (12 Jun 2010):

    phenomenal magical

  • jeremy hight

    jeremy hight gave props (12 Jun 2010):

    double as a photographer 2 as a student of meteorology...this is wonderful

  • Bruce Kennedy

    Bruce Kennedy gave props (13 Jun 2010):

    Fantastic photo - love the B/W tones.

  • Jonathan Bratter

    Jonathan Bratter gave props (15 Jun 2010):


  • Michaela K.

    Michaela K. gave props (17 Jun 2010):


  • Cjor

    Cjor said (17 Jun 2010):

    Wow. Really. Well done.

  • Joseph Rotindo

    Joseph Rotindo said (27 Jun 2010):



  • Seth Deibel

    Seth Deibel gave props (28 Jun 2010):

    Great take!

  • patrick john o'doherty

    patrick john o'doherty said (28 Jun 2010):

    aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa yyyyyyyyyyyyyyy eeeeeeeeeeee aaaaaaaaaa

  • Matt Lovejoy

    Matt Lovejoy gave props (28 Jun 2010):

    Amazing. Very well done! The contrast makes it very dramatic. Did you use a polarizer? Was this shot with film?

  • Oriel Banne

    Oriel Banne gave props (28 Jun 2010):

    powerful. i love it

  • petey whitelaw

    petey whitelaw gave props (28 Jun 2010):


  • Paul Moore

    Paul Moore   said (29 Jun 2010):

    Shot with a Nikon D40X converted to shoot in infrared.

  • Lambert

    Lambert gave props (3 Jul 2010):

    It's as if one sky had displaced another... Spectacular.

  • wendy carswell

    wendy carswell gave props (11 Jul 2010):

    amazing in b/w! Nature can be an awesome thing, to capture it, even more awesome

  • Brian Betteridge

    Brian Betteridge gave props (18 Jul 2010):

    thats terrifying and beautiful!

  • Katie Damien

    Katie Damien gave props (28 Jul 2010):

    Love the really dark sky with awesome clouds

  • Leonardo Regnier

    Leonardo Regnier gave props (28 Jul 2010):

    Awesome picture, congrats!!

  • Kelley Olmedo

    Kelley Olmedo said (7 Aug 2010):

    Wow. Beautiful.

  • sandra d'souza

    sandra d'souza gave props (11 Aug 2010):

    what a shot..lovely

  • Jeremy holmes

    Jeremy holmes gave props (1 Sep 2010):


  • Steve Baker

    Steve Baker (Deleted) gave props (2 Sep 2010):


  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (5 Sep 2010):

    WoW, brilliant captured!

  • donald goldney

    donald goldney said (8 Sep 2010):

    magic well captured

  • NiteRunner

    NiteRunner gave props (9 Sep 2010):

    god thats amazing

  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (15 Sep 2010):

    Powerful, 1000 votes for it!

  • Andrew Lorimer

    Andrew Lorimer (Deleted) gave props (16 Sep 2010):

    Beautiful b@w so well done !!!

  • Beth Wode

    Beth Wode (Deleted) gave props (17 Sep 2010):

    AWESOME capture.

  • Marco Martinez

    Marco Martinez gave props (18 Sep 2010):

    Awesome power displayed. Raw photograph.

  • Michaela K.

    Michaela K. gave props (28 Sep 2010):

    back to vote

  • dp *

    dp * gave props (29 Sep 2010):

    RAD yeah!

  • James Pommerening

    James Pommerening gave props (30 Sep 2010):

    VOTED!!!! Wow great shot!

  • Yasmina Baggili

    Yasmina Baggili (Deleted) gave props (2 Oct 2010):

    Incredible scene. Wonderful shot. voted

  • Steven Maguire

    Steven Maguire gave props (7 Oct 2010):

    Fantastic image!!!

  • Kevin Kott

    Kevin Kott (Deleted) gave props (28 Oct 2010):

    My vote!!!

  • Jon Helgason

    Jon Helgason said (4 Nov 2010):


  • chris drake

    chris drake said (6 Nov 2010):

    This one got my vote all the way!

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond gave props (19 Nov 2010):

    Amazing image. "Yeah!" R

  • Liliane Arizmendi

    Liliane Arizmendi gave props (20 Dec 2010):

    beautiful image :D

  • Debbie Smartt

    Debbie Smartt gave props (25 Dec 2010):

    Wow just wow!

  • Tony Badwy

    Tony Badwy gave props (13 Jan 2011):

    This amazing fine art work . love it.

  • Erik Kolstad

    Erik Kolstad gave props (17 Jan 2011):

    Absoltely stunning. Wow, great image! My vote.

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (26 Jan 2011):

    Good Lord--almost surreal

  • Talya Jay K

    Talya Jay K said (26 Jan 2011):

    I've never seen a desert storm, but I came from a place where we have lightening storms, and your photograph really makes me feel the a rumbling, a building up of power and energy! Love it

  • Carlos Aviles

    Carlos Aviles said (14 Feb 2011):

    Ansel Adams, Great shot

  • Marco

    Marco gave props (23 Aug 2011):

    great shot!!!!

  • Robert R. Gaines

    Robert R. Gaines gave props (17 Oct 2011):

    Nice! I feel the power.

  • Burnell Yow!

    Burnell Yow! (Deleted) gave props (21 Jul 2012):

    Amazing shot! Beautifully captured...

  • Joe Dunckel

    Joe Dunckel   gave props (2 Aug 2012):

    Fantastic. Love this one!

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