Today a foreign China worker shared his umbrella with me in the middle of the pouring rain to cross the road. It kind of really makes you wonder, locally, who is the more decent party sometimes.
Another of Danny Macaskill’s videos. I’m still rather amazed by the fluidity of his movement and the nice videography and music. One day I shall get a really wide angle lens. One day.
ngadventure: Two years ago Scottish street trials rider Danny MacAskill was just a guy working a nine-to-five job as a mechanic in an Edinburgh bike shop, crafting his vision of what was possible on a bicycle in the hours after work. In March 2009, he took a risk and left his job to pursue riding full time. A month later his roommate, Dave Sowerby, released a video of MacAskill leaping,...
What I Did When I Got Stuck In A Lift
So yesterday the lift broke down on me midway passing the 15th floor. I ended up waiting for the repair man to come for half an hour or more, sitting on the floor in the lift, listening to music and singing along, wondering what should I do if the lift suddenly drops (I was thinking maybe hang from the handrails before it hits the ground) Good thing I was alone. I bet if there was another...
So we made a ‘plastic bag kite’ that day; it was more really shower curtains and little bamboo sticks. But still flew anyway! Probably the most exciting thing I’ve done in a while. Well aside from the house party 2 weeks ago. ORD please come quick; self, please start preparing for the future. Won’t want to get caught off guard don’t you?
This guy is amazing. Loving his sculptural works.