I continue to love the work of the British military photographers! This photo is the MOD’s Image of the Day for 10 Oct 2011. MP

Lightning strikes in the distance behind Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, as troops wait for the first rainfall on Operation HERRICK 15, which officially began yesterday when 20th Armoured Brigade took over command of Task Force Helmand in Lashkar Gah from 3 Commando Brigade Royal Marines. Click here to read more. [Picture: Sergeant Steve Blake RLC, Crown Copyright/MOD 2011]