This is a discussion on My First Lightning within the Night Photography forums, part of the PHOTO GALLERIES category; This was my very first night (June 30th) of attempting to capture lightning. I wasn't to technical about it, just hoping to get one at ...
"You miss 100% of the shots you don't take" - Wayne Gretzky
Nice job- you didn't give in to the temptation to shoot a high ISO and wide open aperture!
Just for grins, did you try cropping most of the tree on the left? It's just a big black area that doesn't add a lot to the photo, but that's just me. Great shot though, I like how you got some color in the sky.
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