russian skywalkers photograph european buildings from the air
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sep 13, 2013
russian skywalkers photograph european buildings from the air


russian skywalkers photograph european skyscrapers from the air
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 

 

russian photographers and daredevils vadim mahora and vitaly raskalovym travel europe with a clear purpose — to illegally climb to the highest point of the city’s main attraction, hang off its edge, and capture their extraordinary viewpoint. their latest adventure had them scaling skyscrapers, construction cranes, and cathedral steeples, exposing some of the most magnificent and outrageous perspectives of architecture and urban sites. their non-conventional form of tourism brought them to 12 cities, soaring to the top of renowned monuments like antoni gaudi’s masterpiece, the sagrada família in barcelona, the iconic eiffel tower in paris, and the gothic spires of the cologne cathedral in germany.

 

 


a view down to the 150 meter high spire of the cologne cathedral in germany
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 


atop a construction crane at the sagrada família in barcelona
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 


looking down at the city below the sagrada família
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 


the ceiling of the sagrada família
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 


the interior of gaudi’s masterwork in barcelona
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 


the team manged to get into the basilica of the sacre coeur
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 


peering down at warsaw, poland
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 

 
at the very edge of a skyscraper in warsaw, poland
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 


peering off a the side of a building under construction in the area of la defense, paris
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

 


(left) feet dangling from the eiffel tower in paris
(right) atop a high point in warsaw’s old town
image courtesy and © vadim mahora

 

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