Despite not using an engine, paraglider flights can last many hours and cover many hundreds of kilometres, though flights of 1–2 hours and covering some tens of kilometres are more the norm. By skilful exploitation of sources of lift the pilot may gain height, often climbing to altitudes of a few thousand metres. (From Wikipedia)
Taken at Torrey Pines Glide port.
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nikkitta (17068) 2014-07-30 11:05
As always looking at the sky and composing interesting scenes like is shown here , two people traveling like birds with a back of very blue sky
Well done regards
Must be great to be so high, not sounds at all
rychem (42610) 2014-07-31 8:34
Another beautiful photo from your series "Two in one", very well caught, great sharpness and beautiful colors against the blue sky
Cricri (125832) 2014-08-01 9:27
Jolie prise des deux parapentes, cadrage excellent, contraste des couleurs qui sont très belles
cornejo (46754) 2014-08-01 10:39
Hello Eleu very good photograph of these flying men, very well composed and captured in this interesting image, with good sharpness, nice color and light. Very good and interesting job well done, congratulations my friend. Thanks for sharing this beautiful work.
Good afternoon and happy weekend.
Warm greetings from southern Spain.
ikeharel (78289) 2014-08-01 22:40
Well collected those paratroopers, Eleu.
all colors vividly under bright daylight and onto the beautiful blue sky.
Excelent clear day it was.
Enjoy a nice weekend,