lightning strikes

If you took even a passing glance at the sky last night, chances are you saw one heck of a show. A storm rolled through town, and though the rain was torrential and brief, the lightning stole the show. Multi-pronged bolts dominated the eastern sky and local photographer Dave DiCello (a great follow on Twitter if you enjoy beautiful photos of Pittsburgh) caught himself a few beautiful shots.

The New York Daily News even picked up DiCello’s photo and ran it today.

Lightning over Pittsburgh on Wednesday, June 18, 2014/Dave DiCello

For as much as people complain about the weather here, at least it’s never boring.

Matthew Wein

Matthew Wein is a local writer, editor, blogger, storyteller and proud native Pittsburgher. Once described as "a man of things," he covers city design, spirits and craft beer for NEXT, where he keeps all...