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Guy goes to Dubai, takes 360 degree selfies at the top of everything

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by wt21, May 22, 2014.

  1. drd1135

    drd1135 SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2011
    Southwest Virginia
    Steve
    Geez, my acrophobia is screaming just looking at those.:eek:
     
  2. pdh

    pdh SC Legend

    Jan 2, 2011
    When I see the word selfie I reach for my revolver ...
     
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  3. TraamisVOS

    TraamisVOS SC Hall of Famer

    Nov 29, 2010
    Melboune, Australia
    My fight or flight fear of heights has been triggered just looking at those photos.
     
  4. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Luke
    well, if you're gonna take a bunch of selfies at the top of stuff, I guess Dubai is the place.
     
  5. kyteflyer

    kyteflyer ~@¿@~

    Jan 31, 2011
    Newcastle, Australia
    Sue
    He is a dcent photographer otherwise. Just took a look at some shots on his facebook page
     
  6. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    Great pictures, thanks Bill, and that is someplace I know I shall never go to. But crazy is the word!:eek:
     
  7. Ripleysbaby

    Ripleysbaby supernatural anesthetist

    Sep 9, 2011
    Cumbria UK
    Garry
    Thats nothing. Here is my selfie. But in stark contrast to the op's link, This was taken as low as possible.

    On the hall carpet ! Radical or what !

    14242083761_019f1a2023_b. _P1M0515 by sucofni, on Flickr
     
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  8. wt21

    wt21 SC Hall of Famer

    Aug 15, 2010
    Makes me want to get a Merrill! What detail!!
     
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  9. El Guapo

    El Guapo SC Regular

    176
    Feb 3, 2014
    What happens here if gravity stops? LOL
     
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  10. drd1135

    drd1135 SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2011
    Southwest Virginia
    Steve
    Gee, I never thought of you as a horizontal sort of guy.
     
  11. Dewi Sant

    Dewi Sant SC Veteran

    364
    Dec 20, 2013
    Lancashire, England
    Guess?
    You need a shave, Garry...... or were you going for the velcro effect on the carpet?
     
  12. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    This selfie, Garry, is wonderful - every time I see you with that smile on your face...cheek to carpet, it makes me laugh.:drinks:
     
  13. El Guapo

    El Guapo SC Regular

    176
    Feb 3, 2014
    Surely I am right in saying that these guys are climbing these towers illegally?
    At least they must be circumventing locked doors and the like.
     
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  14. wt21

    wt21 SC Hall of Famer

    Aug 15, 2010
    Or they've got the cash to buy or bribe their way up.
     
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  15. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    I was thinking exactly the same things...or that they didn't have a litigious legal system?:wink: Honestly, very few people in their right minds would do that stuff.
     
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