Can Electricity Pass Through Flash Light of Digital Camera ?

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  1. Kunal Biswas

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    Got on FB, What could be the scientific explanation to all these..
    Is it same while in moving train..
     
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    I did not see in the article that the distance the victim was from the HV source was given.
     
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    I think this might be fake news. How can electricity pass through the medium of air which is what the flash of Camera was passing through?.
     
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    Interesting info, but a bit befuddling.
     
  6. Kunal Biswas

    Kunal Biswas Member of the Year 2011 Moderator

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    Kind of scary news, I take pics on trains or near trains most of the time while traveling in trains..

    Anyways i guess this is a false..
     
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    Kunal sir dont use flash then.................................................................
     
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    A boy in North Carolina was killed recently when he climbed a tower carrying high voltage lines. One newspaper article said that workers normally stay 15 feet away from high voltage sources to avoid arcing.

    High voltage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

     
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    The flash could have induced an arc across a distance that would normally be considered safe, but I don't have the knowledge to explain the phenomenom.
     
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    Did anyone see the video of poor crazy man getting electrocuted in High voltage wire?
     
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    I have used my DSLR in numerous occasions like this, nothing happened. Or, was I plain lucky? Fake news I guess.
     
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    GRAPHIC VID..

     
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    OMG! Dude, please give a warning while posting these kind of videos. I feel scarred.
     
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    GK, I cant eat my dinner today.. :rolleyes:
     
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