Running along the ridge of mt Palomar mountain "ridge soaring" - this puts roller coasters in a whole new perspective. Ridge running is based on the wind and lift coming off the top of the ridge.
UPDATE - now flying brushless gimbal on the quad see the result here vimeo.com/66985973
The HD version is a big difference from the pocket camera, and to make it all more fun, we enjoyed the entire run and ended up in 400 feet per minute thermal lift... time to climb and play again.. Oh Yeah.
My favorite place to fly gliders in California skysailing.com
Thanks for accommodations to, stayonbeverly.com the Los Angeles hostel for grown up's.
best shots of the 2009 season from Sion (switzerland). Most scenes were filmed during late august 2009, from 10'000 to 21'000 feet
camera is a panasonic lumix fx35
gliders are nimbus 2c, duodiscus & dg 505
edit with final cut + some after effects tryouts
can't wait march 2010...
More information about our gear:
TeamBlackSheep meets TUN Modellbau in the air
Acrobatic glider / GOPRO VIDEO OF THE DAY ON FACEBOOK
réal: Patrice Masini
Sailplane Grand Prix is, quite simply, a glimpse into the future of eco-friendly competitive sport.
Available on Blu ray and DVD: sailplanegrandprix.com
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