James Kingston’s bowel-liquidising POV footage of himself scaling a 315-foot-tall crane in Southampton then hanging from the top by one hand – in the style of the undisputed Russian boss of one-hand hanging Mustang-Wanted.
National Geographic Photographer Joe McNally got permission (after three years of patient negotiation with the skyscraper’s administrator) to climb to the top of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai and take this shot of the city beneath his shoes during Gulf Photo Plus 2013. Sez he:
My old battered shoes climbed the worlds tallest building today. What an amazing structure! Tweeting from 820 meters straight up!
7’1″ Shaquille O’Neal and his 5’3″ girlfriend Nikki ‘Hoopz’ Alexander.