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Fractal – StormLapse by Chad Cowan

Fractal – StormLapse by Chad Cowan

We’ve always found that one of the best ways to understand the behaviour of storm systems is to watch how they develop in time-lapse. And we were blown away by how well the workings of the atmosphere are revealed in this fantastic video by the award-winning, storm-chasing filmmaker Chad Cowan. Thanks to Judi Laing for letting us know about it.

  • Elon Bugyi avatar


    August 10, 2017at4:13 am

    The best storm clouds music video I’ve seen in a long while. Thanks.

  • Gordon Tripp avatar

    Gordon Tripp

    August 10, 2017at7:42 pm

    Absolutely agree with Elonranger. Great to be able to pause, study and then move on. Anything on the more benign Cirrus/contrail development?

  • Anne Downie avatar

    Anne Downie

    August 11, 2017at10:33 am

    Amazing footage – thanks so much for sharing

  • David Moss avatar


    August 11, 2017at12:08 pm

    Truly atmospheric. The time-lapse treatment definitely aids the understanding of cloud development.

  • Mike Hendy avatar

    Mike Hendy

    September 21, 2017at4:48 pm

    Brings back wonderful memories of my time in the British Met Office back in the 1950 – 60. I thought I had seen it all but this is marvellous.
    Mike Member 3553

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    shamus 186

    February 16, 2018at6:56 pm

    Fantastic great work Chad.

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