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HIROSHI SUGIMOTO :: LIGHTNING FIELDS, 2009

IN 2008, acclaimed japanese photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto bypassed the use of his camera and exposed his Lightning Field series directly onto film.  In order to witness what early scientists like Benjamin Franklin saw upon the discovery of electricity, Sugimoto used a Van de Graaf generator to send up to 400,000 volts through film to a metal table. Continue reading HIROSHI SUGIMOTO :: LIGHTNING FIELDS, 2009