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You have seen those amazing photos with the lightning bolts shooting out of everyday objects. Now it is your turn to learn how to make these pictures...
Warning this project involves extremely high voltages. I am not liable for any damages you cause to other people or yourself. SO have fun and be car...
For this project you will need: To Buy: Sheet Metal, Mine was 12x18 but you can go larger or smaller if you want ($5) Page protectors ($3 for 100)...
The discharge plate is the piece of metal that is under the insulator, it causes the metal object to try to discharge, but since the plastic is in the...
Since your plate is negative, there are no sparks, to get the sparks connect the other wire, the tough harder to bend wire to the POSITIVE side of the...
To take the picture you will need to move your setup into a dark room with a light you can turn on and off with out leaving the equiptment alone. Wi...
My table is tall and with my tripod i couldn't see the if the picture was centered or zoomed properly, so I took the cable that came with the camera t...
In the video At the beginning the plate is made of tinfoil. If you don't have easy acess to sheet metal or can't get to a store that sells it you ...
I don't have any pictures, but after so many objects or if the object has a sharp point that is sticking in to the page protector it will short out. ...
WIth the finished pictures you can leave as is or take a before and after picture and photoshop the lightning free picture in the light on to the next...
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Posted:Mar 15, 2009
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