In this perfectly timed photograph, we see lightning strike at the exact moment a firework lights up the night sky.  The photograph was taken at a firework show at the Rio Rancho High School in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States.

Morning Fog in Tuscany

Morning Fog in Tuscany

In this beautiful sunrise capture, we see an amazing farmhouse located near Pienza and San Quirico d’Orcia in Tuscany, Italy. The morning fog over the rolling hills makes for an idyllic scene. Imagine waking up and enjoying a nice cup of coffee overlooking a view like that!

Oklahoma Supercell

Oklahoma Supercell

Seen here is an intimidating storm cloud near Panhandle, Oklahoma. The imposing cloud’s grandeur is enhanced by the broad expanse of flat land, the so-called ‘Great Plains‘ region of the United States. Most of Oklahoma lies in an area known as Tornado Alley, characterized by frequent interaction between cold and warm air masses producing severe weather. An average 62 tornadoes strike the state per year—one of the highest rates in the world.

The 97,000 ft Liftoff

On July 25 2012, Felix Baumgartner completed the final milestone remaining before he attempts to achieve his dream of becoming the first person to break the speed of sound in freefall.

Cape Town from Above

Cape Town from Above

In this breathtaking aerial taken from a helicopter, we see the beautiful city of Cape Town, South Africa. Cape Town is the second-most populous city in South Africa after Johannesburg and one of the most multicultural cities in the world.