Nov 25, 2020
This Is One of the Most Surreal Wingsuit Videos You Will See
“Riding Dragons” is a dreamlike skydiving sequence filmed by BASE-jumping pioneer, Jeb Corliss. In the video, Jeb’s fiancé Aly DeMayo, rides on Jeb’s back for the free fall until she pulls her chute. The jump was filmed with Jeb holding a GoPro Fusion, which takes 360 video and can also create the ‘tiny planet’ effect seen in the sequence.
For those curious, the song is “Wicked Game (Live at Kilkenny Arts Festival) by James Vincent McMorrow. I recently read a fascinating profile on Jeb Corliss by Outside Magazine that’s worth a read if you want to learn more about Corliss.