Fire in the Sky

I know this is a cliche blog post title, but it’s the only one that seemed appropriate for this image.  Last night after dinner I looked outside to see some amazing storm clouds and decided to make a quick trip to catch some of it as the sun set.  I left my house about 15 minutes before sunset, and found the closest spot I could in Lawrence that had a good view of the sky, as well as some other points of interest like the mills and Merrimack River.

It’s been a summer full of thunderstorms, and this image makes up for several recent nights where I kicked myself for not heading outside to photograph them at sunset.  Be sure to click on the image for a larger view.


  1. Posted July 30, 2013 at 4:12 pm | Permalink

    I think this makes up for those other nights you couldn’t get out. Gorgeous Steven.

  2. Posted July 30, 2013 at 5:52 pm | Permalink

    We are getting a lot of these in CT too Steven. Great drama in this shot.

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