The following stunning shots were taken by amateur photographer Martin Zalba, a high school music teacher from Navarra, Spain. He said his images of storms in the Spanish desert owe as much to luck as they do technical skill. Looks pretty skillful to me.
Image of Storm in the Spanish desert
A lightning bolt strikes near a house in the Bardenas of Navarra, Spain
The night sky over the Bardenas of Navarra
The Milky Way behind ruins in Paredes de Nava, Palencia
Bardenas Reales de Navarra
Cantabrian Sea coast of Spain. It could be a painting.
Lightning is pictured in the Bardenas of Navarra
A house belonging to shepherds in the Bardenas of Navarra
Attribution: UK Telegraph