lightning strike caught on camera
Because you insisted, here's the unedited screaming version. I also added video from a minute before the lightning struck so you can get an idea of how hard it was raining. From what i understand, it went through my right hand holding the railing, crossed my back and exited out of my left hand holding onto the camera. No entry or exit wounds, as i was not directly struck, i got just a really good zap from a "streamer". And if you want to make a metal railing joke...go ahead, but holding onto one is actually what kept me from frying.