Tag: rooftopping

Nov 9, 2015

POV Eiffel Tower Climb

POV Eiffel Tower Climb

Scale the Eiffel Tower with urban explorer James Kingston in this heart-stopping POV video.

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Oct 20, 2015

The Sagrada Familia Like You’ve Never Seen (7 Photos)

The Sagrada Familia Like You’ve Never Seen (7 Photos)

Rooftopper Vitaliy Raskalov shares a series of photos from the top of Barcelona’s famous Sagrada Familia, offering views many have never seen.

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May 9, 2015

The Daredevils that Scaled Shanghai Tower are Back with an Equally Crazy Climb

The Daredevils that Scaled Shanghai Tower are Back with an Equally Crazy Climb

When Vadim Makhorov and Vitaliy Raskalov scaled the Shanghai Tower last year (see here and here) the Internet went nuts (the video alone has been viewed over 41 million times). The notoriety inspired them to attempt an equally crazy climb of the Ping An Finance Centre in Shenzhen, China. When complete it will be…

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Apr 6, 2015

Picture of the Day: Cologne Cathedral from the Top of a Spire

Picture of the Day: Cologne Cathedral from the Top of a Spire

Photograph by Vadim Makhorov | On the Roofs In this dizzying night time photo we see what Cologne Cathedral looks like from the top of one of the two massive spires. The photo was taken by Vadim Makhorov, one half of the rooftopping duo On the Roofs. Cologne Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral…

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Dec 16, 2014

What New York City Looks Like from the Rooftops of Buildings

What New York City Looks Like from the Rooftops of Buildings

Vadim Makhorov and Vitaliy Raskalov are two of the preeminent ‘rooftoppers’ in the world. Together they are On The Roofs; the duo gained notoriety earlier this year when their GoPro video of them scaling world’s second tallest building (Shanghai Tower) went viral. The Sifter has previously featured their amazing exploits (see here, here and…

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Oct 9, 2014

Picture of the Day: Hong Kong Rooftopping at Night

Picture of the Day: Hong Kong Rooftopping at Night

Photograph by Vadim Makhorov / On The Roofs Rooftopping duo Vadim Makhorov and Vitaliy Raskalov (On The Roofs) made the most of their recent trip to Hong Kong. Not only did they take a heap of incredible images that show what Hong Kong looks like from the roofs of buildings, but they managed to…

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Oct 9, 2014

These Guys Just Scaled a Hong Skyscraper and Hacked the Billboard

These Guys Just Scaled a Hong Skyscraper and Hacked the Billboard

The duo that scaled the 2nd tallest building in the world (see here and here) are back, sharing a recent stunt they pulled in Hong Kong. Not only did they scale a skyscraper in the heart of Hong Kong, but they managed to ‘alter’ the massive billboard that sits atop the roof to share…

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