Lightning in super-slow-motion

Awesome clip of striking lightning filmed in super-slow-motion.

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+6 1. intenex commented 12 years ago

Badass. The main strike stays for a hell of a while, doesn't it.
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+3 2. KimG commented 12 years ago

Damn, that was cool!
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+3 3. dave9191 commented 12 years ago

That is amazing !!
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+2 4. Balu commented 12 years ago

impressive! 8-) 8-) 8-)
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+2 5. X1650 commented 12 years ago

too damn cool !!!
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+5 6. Walter_Mitty commented 12 years ago

extremely cool. I'd like to know how much time this clip covers.
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+2 7. doomchi commented 12 years ago

i wanna touch that lol
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+2 8. nooitaf (admin) commented 12 years ago

WOW !!!

I would like to see the first part in super-super-slowmotion 8-)

0:04 (connectiontime) :D
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+2 9. MsZoomy commented 12 years ago

Wow, that's freaking awesome!! The first part looks like fireworks......I wonder what the actual time length was for that.....
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+2 10. DarkiKun commented 12 years ago

that was awesome!
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+2 11. tbsgrave commented 12 years ago

OMG :D .
I have been trying for many years to see a lightning so clearly and that was my chance......C00L >:)
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+2 12. nidhalavast commented 12 years ago

nice vid :) >:) :)
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+2 13. Paul1968 commented 12 years ago

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+2 14. Hellblazer112 commented 12 years ago

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+2 15. keltix commented 12 years ago

Apparently what we are looking at is the return stroke.
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+2 16. sparks commented 12 years ago

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+2 17. Rhetoric_Spark commented 12 years ago

The instant when it strikes the ground is priceless :O :O :O
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+2 18. Tefkros commented 12 years ago

#15, thanks for the link.
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+2 19. Logikal commented 12 years ago

Very nice!

But it wasn't filmed in super slow motion, it was filled at normal speed... and slowed.. down...

duh. >:)
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+2 20. LionelMarcus commented 12 years ago

<333333 omg that was epic =D
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+2 21. hanif commented 12 years ago

really cool one
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+2 22. hansson commented 12 years ago

damn coolish :D:D:D:D
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-4 23. postman commented 11 years ago

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+5 24. wankster770 commented 10 years ago

brilliant i always knew deep down that it looked something like that lol