Waterspout

JonaBeth RussellJonaBeth Russell Major grinsMauiPosts: 650Registered Users Major grins

I looked everywhere for an itsy bitsy spider, but to no avail.

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  • StumblebumStumblebum I shoot, therefore I am Posts: 7,167Registered Users Major grins

    Oh so cool! What a catch!

  • EiaEia Major grins Posts: 3,592Registered Users Major grins

    Wow! That is amazing! I would think the news media weather station would want this one! Was you waiting for this or just so happened...?

  • kdogkdog artistically challenged San Jose, CAPosts: 11,172Administrators moderator

    Wow, so cool.

  • David_S85David_S85 Spotter of Dgrin Spam and Oddities ChicagolandPosts: 11,896Administrators moderator

    +1. Cool indeed! I'd much rather see one of those than the other kind we can have here in the midwest.

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  • pathfinderpathfinder Drive By Digital Shooter western IndianaPosts: 14,202Super Moderators moderator

    Fantastic catch!!

    May I ask what this was shot with, and were you ashore, or on a boat at the time??

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  • JonaBeth RussellJonaBeth Russell Major grins MauiPosts: 650Registered Users Major grins

    @Stumblebum said:
    Oh so cool! What a catch!

    Mahalo, Taz!

    @Eia said:
    Wow! That is amazing! I would think the news media weather station would want this one! Was you waiting for this or just so happened...?

    My son had called me during his drive home through town and said, 'There's tornadoes on the water, grab your camera and get to the beach!' So, I did exactly that...grabbed my camera, jacked my wife's scooter, and buzzed to the beach down the road (2 min ride). Sat there for a moment, and boom...waterspouts were popping out!

    @pathfinder said:
    Fantastic catch!!

    May I ask what this was shot with, and were you ashore, or on a boat at the time??

    Mahalo! I was ashore, and this spout was about 3 to 4miles out. I used a Canon 7D mk II + EF 75-300. The hardest part was hand-holding that rig steady enough in the wind to get the shot. Because there was a light drizzle, I kept the hood on the lens, but it definitely caught a LOT of wind.

    @David_S85 said:
    +1. Cool indeed! I'd much rather see one of those than the other kind we can have here in the midwest.

    Ha! Me too!!!

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