The Lightning Dude

Photographies that tell the story of a Storm Chaser

Best of Gewitterjagd - A journey from 2011 - 2018

Jonas Piontek

Storm Chaser

Always searching for the most photogenic weather.

Aurora Hunter

Pursuing the most intimate dance of light and darkness.


Exploring even the remotest places for severe weather.

Shooting Lightning

In the Heart of Venezuela's Maracaibo Lake, in search of the neverending storm, the Catatumbo Lightning. Earth's Lightning Capital.