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© Glenn Patterson
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Small Thunderstorm west of Altus Oklahoma. Touched up the photo in Photoshop and added some HDR toning to bring out more of the details.
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40 responses

  • Laszlo Liptak

    Laszlo Liptak said (29 Aug 2010):


  • timothy wombold

    timothy wombold gave props (29 Aug 2010):

    Wow awesome shot

  • Mike Olbinski

    Mike Olbinski gave props (30 Aug 2010):


  • Elyseo

    Elyseo said (2 Sep 2010):


  • Niroshan Nero

    Niroshan Nero gave props (7 Sep 2010):

    simply wow!

  • Bruce Kennedy

    Bruce Kennedy gave props (8 Sep 2010):

    Fantastic composition & lighting!! Excellent!

  • ellie huntress

    ellie huntress gave props (11 Sep 2010):

    is this real life?!

  • Glenn Patterson

    Glenn Patterson said (11 Sep 2010):

    Yes this is a real life shot. Just minor tweaking in Photoshop to bring out details in the clouds.

  • Adonis A

    Adonis A gave props (13 Sep 2010):

    Fantastic shot)

  • David Meggers

    David Meggers (Deleted) gave props (13 Sep 2010):

    Awesome shot


    MARCO MEYO   gave props (25 Sep 2010):

    Beautiful Shot!.......dramatic.. colors.... Molto..Molto Bello!!... perfetto!

  • Karen Lynch

    Karen Lynch gave props (27 Sep 2010):

    I know OK gets a lot of violent storms (my aunt lived in Mustang) but you have a gift of bringing out a certain beauty of weather caisos.

  • Aaron Schwartz

    Aaron Schwartz gave props (28 Sep 2010):

    Got my vote!

  • Matt Granz

    Matt Granz gave props (30 Sep 2010):

    This gets my vote!!!

  • ashton gosnell

    ashton gosnell gave props (30 Sep 2010):

    omg. this is AMAZING.

  • Kathleen Mercado

    Kathleen Mercado (Deleted) said (1 Oct 2010):

    WOW! WOW!

  • Alya Al Dhaheri

    Alya Al Dhaheri gave props (2 Oct 2010):

    Are you kidding me! WOW!

  • Kent Serene

    Kent Serene gave props (13 Oct 2010):

    Nice Capture!

  • Emily Jones

    Emily Jones said (14 Oct 2010):

    wow, got my vote!

  • Aaron Blum

    Aaron Blum gave props (17 Oct 2010):

    Wonderful capture! Got my vote!

  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (25 Oct 2010):

    Glorious shot, voted!

  • charu ram

    charu ram gave props (8 Nov 2010):

    spookily good

  • Rahel Stephanie

    Rahel Stephanie gave props (10 Nov 2010):

    omg voted

  • Michael Henry

    Michael Henry gave props (11 Nov 2010):

    Supreme Awesomeness

  • Robin Perkins

    Robin Perkins gave props (15 Nov 2010):

    really wonderful shot, got my vote.

  • Tim E

    Tim E (Deleted) said (13 Dec 2010):

    this is absurdly cool

  • Teresa Nabais

    Teresa Nabais said (25 Dec 2010):

    Wow!!! This is REALLY good! Voted!

  • Min Chai Liu

    Min Chai Liu gave props (16 Jan 2011):

    What a view

  • Carlos Aviles

    Carlos Aviles (Deleted) said (17 Jan 2011):

    The War of the Worlds. Voted

  • Sara Knick

    Sara Knick gave props (10 Feb 2011):

    Magnificent. Shows the power of nature.

  • E Grover

    E Grover gave props (10 Feb 2011):

    bad. ass.

  • Abby Inn-Keeper

    Abby Inn-Keeper gave props (7 Mar 2011):

    Insanely amazing!

  • Jim A

    Jim A gave props (7 Mar 2011):

    Wow, great shot!!!

  • Monte Arnold

    Monte Arnold gave props (10 Mar 2011):

    NICE! We never seem to get much of a storm up here...how long was the exposure here?

  • Glenn Patterson

    Glenn Patterson said (11 Mar 2011):

    Thanks everyone for the comments!! Monte I exposed this for 30sec on a Canon T1i

  • Tom Phillips

    Tom Phillips (Deleted) said (14 Mar 2011):

    Nice Work Glenn!

  • Lillian Reid

    Lillian Reid said (25 Jun 2011):

    Stunning! I can't wait for the monsoons to start here in Phoenix :)

  • rasha hijazi

    rasha hijazi gave props (15 Oct 2011):


  • Nadeem Shafi

    Nadeem Shafi gave props (6 Nov 2011):


  • Terrell Brown

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