About as close as I want to get. A thirty second exposure along the banks of the North Pine River, South East Queensland, Australia. Who says lightning doesn't strike twice? (sorry for quality it's a low res image)
Millions of stars erupt in the night sky over Mount Rainier National Park, creating this dazzling pic of the Milky Way & Washington’s iconic mountain. Photo courtesy of Kevin Shearer. — with KDS Photography at Mount Rainier National Park.