Check out the full blog post: culturedkiwi.com/blog/2014/6/11/summer-storms
I have become infatuated with the Summer Storms that happen at the end of most hot summer days here in Switzerland. In order to learn how to improve at photographing lightning I made these time lapses from the (relative) safety of my balcony before venturing out to more exotic locations.
Note: Frame rate has been intentionally slowed to emphasise the sheer number of lightning strikes.
1080p downscaled to 720p in Compressor.
Sigma 17-50mm f2.8
Final Cut Pro X