Great photographs of lightning are doubly impressive considering the possible danger to the photographer. When the lightning is reflected in a body of water, the photo becomes even more dramatic. And when the surface of the water is as smooth as a mirror, the photo must surely be a once-in-a-lifetime prize.
Simone Preuss at Environmental Graffiti assures readers that the remarkable Steve Mac photo is genuine. She has assembled a gallery of 13 of these spectacular photos, with accompanying descriptions. Be sure to check them out.