Paragliding Photosets

Paragliding provides a perspective on the world that most people are unable to experience - high enough to see a hell of a lot; low enough to still be able to see a hell of a lot!

I go through phases of taking photos and not taking photos. I actually lost my trusty, lightweight APS camera on my last flight in India; pulling a 6,000 ft spiral dive, the g-forces were too great and the strap broke :( Unfortunately I'd just taken some good photos of the launch and local area, so this was a damned shame. These three films here are thus the last shots taken with this camera, which has been flown every kilometre with me all over the UK and beyond for the last six or seven years.

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