The Majestic Storm Clouds: Breathtaking and Unyielding Vistas

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Camille Seaman, a photographer, storm chaser, and TED fellow, has devoted half a decade to taking stunning photographs of America’s most striking weather phenomena.

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Seaman embarks on her “Big Cloud” venture twice annually to capture pictures of supercells – a type of revolving thunderstorm – in the Great Plains area. For more information about Seaman and her creative endeavors, visit her personal website. Additionally, Kickstarter offers further insight into the “Big Cloud” project.

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In May of 2008, the state of Kansas was blessed with a soothing rain that fell over the vast golden fields. The gentle droplets cascaded down from the sky, nourishing the crops and quenching the thirst of the parched earth below.

It was a sight to behold as the raindrops danced and sparkled in the sunlight that filtered through the clouds. The sound of the rain falling was like music to the ears, creating a sense of calm and tranquility amid the bustling farming community. This was nature’s way of reminding us of its beauty and power, and we were grateful to witness such a magnificent display.

Running in Nebraska, 2008

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In 2008, South Dakota experienced a major event known as the Collapse III.

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In search of Rotation, Kansas during the month of May 2008.

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The image displays Mammatus Clouds IV in Nebraska from June 2008. These clouds are unique and interesting due to their lumpy, hanging appearance. They are often seen after a severe storm and formed by sinking air pockets within the cloud.

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This creates a unique shape that resembles an inverted pouch. The contrast between the dark sky and white clouds creates a stunning visual. It’s incredible to witness the beauty of nature on such a display.

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In June of 2008, the Collapse II occurred in South Dakota.

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In 2008, a spooky incident occurred in South Dakota known as The Dark Spiral.

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