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A taste of Sébastien Montaz-Rosset’s documentary I Believe I Can Fly.
“I’m not sure I can hold on with my toes.”
And I’m reposting this because it’s so damn lovely. Like falling, but better:
Skydiving filmed by Melbourne design studio Betty Wants In.
Posted at 20:10 in Feats, Film, Sports | Permalink
This is not helping my vertigo.
October 31, 2011 at 21:51
Someone owes me a new dinner.
November 01, 2011 at 01:33
The really stomach churning bit is when the guy says "I imagine I've got my parachute on my back, there's no problem" - and then slips.
Note to self: imaginary parachutes do not work.
November 01, 2011 at 09:24
November 01, 2011 at 12:38
Amazing but insane. (I bet none of them have wives or kids.)
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November 01, 2011 at 16:41
An American guy named Jeb Corliss has a youtube video where he flies off a cliff in Norway, I believe. At one point he zooms in so close to the ground that he snatches ballons out of one of his buddies' hands and the guy on the ground has to duck to keep from being hit. Don't know how you could possibly judge the correct height off the ground at those speeds. Insane. Corliss is now trying to get backers to fund a huge ramp so he can attempt to land with a chute.
November 01, 2011 at 19:43
. . . without a chute. Sorry.
November 02, 2011 at 19:39
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