Incredible Shot of the Lightning Storm in New Mexico

Lightning is a unexpected electrostatic discharge between cloud to cloud and cloud to earth. It happens during a storm caused by strong rising air currents and heavy rain.  The photographer get a perfect shot of lightning in New Mexico, paints the horizon with brown smoke. Today we have come up most stunning example of lightning.

Photograph by Carsten Peter, National Geographic

Matt Rawlings is a tech, social media and environmental addict.