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Posted By: gifthorse, 10-13-2019, 10:25 AM

Poor ol' Ben Franklin was stuck with a kite and we have digital
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Nice and clean, it's not raining there?
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Poor ol' Ben Franklin was stuck with a kite and we have digital
You had good reflexes to catch these lightning bolts.
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very nice captures. did you use any triggers?

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Nice shots.
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Thanks, everyone. I didn't use a trigger for these. Just exposures about 10 second long. The lens was a 28 mm f2 Vivitar 'close focusing' lens. Here's one taken using a smc PENTAX-FA MACRO 100mm F3.5

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