Storm Photography Spotlight: "Take Cover"

Storm Photography  Storm Chase Kansas

Take Cover

Storm Chase Location: Ashland Kansas
Storm Chase Date: May 8th 2013
Storm Chaser: Zach Roberts
Camera Settings:
Camera Pentax K-x
Exposure 0.008 sec (1/125)
Aperture f/11.0
Focal Length 10 mm
ISO Speed 200

Low precipitation supercells are some of the most photographic storms on the planet. The= small amount of precipitation allows for the entire column of the mesocyclone to become visible. This particular LP near Ashland Kansas was tornado warned for over an hour and had very intense circulation.