'A gifted photographer in the right place at the right time'

NPR.org | Chicago Tribune
Scott Simon did a brief "Weekend Edition Saturday" piece on Chris Sweda's photo of two bolts of lightning simultaneously zapping the spires of both the Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) and the Trump Tower. || Blair Kamin: Another Chicago Tribune photographer got almost exactly the same shot from a different angle.
> Tribune photo editor: "Never in my entire career has an image gotten such attention and created this kind of buzz so quickly."

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