Posted by
Rick (Toronto, Canada) on 5 September 2018 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Summertime brings its share of dynamic weather systems to southern Ontario, as we see here. This one had the appearance of apocalyptic promise, but fortunately the promise wasn't kept.

NIKON D7200 1/125 second F/11.0 ISO 125 18 mm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Must say that looks most threatening !

5 Sep 2018 5:53am

@Ronnie 2¢: Yes. At least with Nature, the threats have no agenda.

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Hooo oui impressionnant ces nuages !

5 Sep 2018 8:57am

@Martine Libouton: Merci !

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

The loom
of doom.
Great capture of this dramatic weather front

5 Sep 2018 9:28am

@grouser: She wove not blankets but sheets of rain. (thanks!)

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Wow, amazing clouds...

5 Sep 2018 9:35am

@Hiro: Thanks for having a look, Hiro.

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

Beau bleu

5 Sep 2018 10:38am

@Existence Artistique: Merci.

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

What a fabulous image of this dramatic sky

5 Sep 2018 11:53am

@Ruthiebear: I do enjoy the view from my balcony. Thanks a lot, Ruthie.

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Whoa!! It looks like a tsunami in the sky! Great capture!

5 Sep 2018 12:02pm

@Steven: I like your description... thanks, Steven.

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Threatening indeed!

5 Sep 2018 1:42pm

@Steve Rice: Lots of rain, no damage.

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

Man!!!!! Is this the storm that rolled through, what , a week or so, ago? Scary!!! Awesome image, Rick!

5 Sep 2018 10:53pm

@Denny Jump: I was in Elora for the storm that flooded parts of the city, and this one here was mostly bark and no bite, thankfully. Thanks a lot, sir.

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

Wow! A very threatening sky! I love how dramatic it is. A fabulous image!

6 Sep 2018 1:14am

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

..thank YOU, sir!!...we had big fronts just like this one, her,e when we lived in eastern Pennsylvania right on the new Jersey border.... Big ones ;-) Thanks for "coming' back".. ;-)

6 Sep 2018 2:32am

Darkelf Photography from Perth, Australia

Superb drama over the city.

6 Sep 2018 3:18am