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Union Pacific (more..)
Unknown (more..)
Sunset Route (more..)
Tucson, Arizona, USA (more..)
August, 2001
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Unknown
Steve Schmollinger (more..)
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A thunderstorm that has blown in the from the east is sending reddish-colored lightning down to the ground right on top of the Sunset Route at the far eastern edge of Tucson. If memory serves me correctly, the exposure was made on either Fujichrome Sensia or Provia 100 at @ 3-4 minutes at f5.6. While the camera and storm were doing their thing, I was busy changing a flat tire.
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