In the Clouds Photography

We approach the supercell thunderstorm from the east.  All the structure is there for a classic tornado.
A tornado just after sunset near Hoehne, CO roughly 15 miles east of Trinidad.
A flash from in-cloud lightning illuminates the cloud behind this tornado after sunset.

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Suggested reading & related info:

Book: Tornado Alley. Monster Storms of the Great Plainsby Dr. Howard Bluestein
Book: The Tornado: Nature's Ultimate Windstormby Thomas P. Grazulis
Magazine: Weatherwise
Web: Storm Track
Web: TESSA Weather Bulletin
Web: Storm Chasing with Safety, Courtesy, and Responsibility
Web: SPC Tornado FAQ