Sean Casey, a storm chaser filming an IMAX movie about tornadoes, does final check on his IMAX camera, May 30, 2009 in Grand Island, Nebraska. The camera is attached to the side of the Tornado Intercept Vehicle 2 (TIV 2), a vehicle designed to penetrate a tornado. This vehicle and crew participated in Project Vortex 2.
Project Vortex 2 is a two year National Science Foundation funded science mission to study tornadoes and supercell thunderstorms.
Taken in Grand Island, Nebraska, May 30, 2009.
- Ryan McGinnis
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