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Large format film photographs of exotic plants being illuminated by direct lightning strikes at a quarter million volts.
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    a post-card image of a select image from the series will be mailed to you.

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    You will receive a 5x7 print from the series (your choice). All non-postcard photos will be printed with archival grade papers and ink.

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    A pack of five postcards with selected (my choice) different images from the series will be mailed to you.

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    You will receive an archival quality 8x10" print of your choice from the final series. Prints will be made on highest quality photo paper with archival inks.

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    A pack of all ten postcard images from the series will be mailed to you.

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    The Complete Series at 5x7"
    a folio of all ten prints from the series, printed at 5x7" scale, will be mailed to you. Prints will be made with archival grade papers and inks.

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    I'll meet you and talk lightning photography (or anything else you like) over lunch - at a location and time of mutual convenience to be arranged between Dec 15, 2014 and Jan 12, 2015 on the Big island. (If for some reason it doesn't pan out, I'll send you a signed print of comparable value.)

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    The Complete Series at 8x10"

    A folio of all ten prints from the series, printed at 8x10" scale, will be mailed to you. Prints will be made with archival grade paper and inks.

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    Early bird special! A signed and numbered 16x20" archival grade print of your choice of any photo in the series. Suitable for framing.

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    A signed and numbered 16x20" print of your choice of any photo from the final series will be mailed to you. Prints will be made on highest quality photo paper with archival inks. Suitable for framing.

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    A very limited number of toned silver albumen prints will be printed at 16x20". These museum quality prints will be printed using analog darkroom techniques from special, black-and-white-only negatives made during the series. 4x5" film negatives. Prints will be made on museum grade, silver emulsion, double-weight fiber baryta paper. Frame this.

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    I will carve your initials into a leaf or flower in Hawaii, apply lightning, and record an incredibly detailed luminescent print of lightning dancing around your name within the leaf, sending you an archival quality print of your choice of size up to 11x14".

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    A signed and numbered 20x24" print of your choice of photo from the series. The largest prints made of this series, showing off the exquisite detail captured with this technique. Compelling from across the room, or showing fine detail even under a magnifying glass up close. A truly gigantic print.

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    Pledge $500 or more About $500

    Join me for a day in Hawaii between Dec 14 and Jan 13, and I will teach you how I make large format lightning photographs, safely. Safety is important when dealing with a quarter-million volts! You will also receive a 16x20" print of your choice of image from the series (perhaps one you help me make!) and a personalized message on the print.

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    Pledge $2,000 or more About $2,000

    The Complete Series, in signed, numbered, 16x20" prints. Only five complete series will be printed at this size.

    Suitable for framing, this is a complete exhibition. Decorate a whole room with unique, unprecedented, and gorgeous lightning photographs of the exotic plants of Hawaii.

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    Early Bird Special!
    The Complete Series at 8x10"

    A folio of all ten prints from the series, printed at 8x10" scale, will be mailed to you. Prints will be made with archival grade paper and inks.

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