Adventurer Dean Potter is the subject of a Nat Geo project called "The Man Who Can Fly". For part of this project, filmmaker Bryan Smith with shooter Michael Schaefer worked on this stunning clip of Dean doing a highline walk in Yosemite with the moon filling the sky. Read on to find out how he got such an amazing perspective.
Bryan says he used a camera with an 800mm Canon lens with a 2x extender, and had to position himself over one mile away. The planning and execution for this clip is really amazing, and the results show it.
Below is the 48 minute piece by Nat Geo about Dean Potter, "The Man Who Can Fly."
[Via This Is Colossal]