Interesting Photo of the Day: A Lighting-Fast Car

If you grew up in the ’80s, your concept of “cool” may still be hazy purple skies, lighting bolts, and clean red convertibles. The Mazda Miata in this photo isn’t from the ’80s, but the photo itself sure is:

car with lightning

(Via Imgur. Click image to see full size.)

Reddit user xHaZxMaTx snapped this with a Canon 7D and 28mm f/1.8 lens. It’s a composite of four long-exposure shots, each 20 seconds long, with a wide aperture of f/8 and 100 ISO. The photographer then lightened the layers afterward in Photoshop, intentionally crushing the blacks and lowering the contrast to blast the lamp lights and lighten the sky.

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