Professional storm chaser
Before the movie “Twister,” before the Discovery Channel started running specials on storm chasers, before the channel even existed, Jim Reed was fascinated with weather. He has been photographing the weather for 21 years, but it all started when he was a kid growing up in Illinois.
Fire-Tornado Pictures: Why They Form, How to Fight Them
Recent "firenadoes" in Brazil and Hawaii aren't rare, just rarely reported, an expert says: Large-scale versions occur once a year in the U.S.
The Big Picture - The Boston Globe
The Big Picture is a photo blog produced by a select group of picture editors of The Boston Globe. The majority of the images come from wire services such as the Associated Press, Reuters, and Getty Images, who license them to The Boston Globe for our use. Other photos come from public domain sources such as NASA, and others from private photographers who share them with the Big Picture for one-time use. Entries are posted every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. The Big Picture is intended to…