It's a plot Aggie. The HLS people have to scan yours as you are on the list of most dangerous photographers. What with waving that spotmeter around and all. Once they detonate it to make sure there are no hidden explosives they will sweep it up into a little tiny box and mail it to you.
Mine has arrived, along with the Tuscany and Madonnia books. (Michael and Paula, mille grazie.) The reproductions are wonderful! I compared them to other EW books I have and they leave them in the dust.
The Tuscany books are also excellent, (but I am biased here,) but I will happily recommend them, it is as close as you can get to having the real print in your hands.
When bankers get together for dinner, they discuss art. When artists get together for dinner, they discuss money. Oscar Wilde Blog fp4.blogspot.com