Close lightning strike Wappingers Falls, NY - 8/2/2017

A lightning bolt strikes the photographer's home with a loud crash, sending him hurrying back inside for cover.
Shot Description

SHOT 1: A lightning bolt strikes the photographer's home with an instantaneous loud crash, which sends the photographer hurrying back inside for safety.
SHOT 2: The photographer ventures back outside, exclaiming "ow, my ears!"
SHOT 3: Heavy rain and wind bend trees outside the photographer's house.