For my 30th birthday present, Lisa Garrett invited me on my first skydive over Monterey Bay, California.
For my 40th birthday present, Natalia Berger (a friend of mine who works at Europe's leading skydiving location, Empuriabrava, Spain) invited me (at a discounted rate) to skydive next to the Pyrenees and the Mediterranean Sea.
I hope to keep up this once-per-decade skydiving tradition until I reach 100, at which point I'll be skydiving without a parachute.
Natalia was just learning to film people while skydiving, so she didn't always have the video camera focused on us, but it's still fun. Michael did a perfect still-photography job. Most importantly, Carlos (whom I was attached to) remembered to pull the rip-cord.
Just 2.5 minutes, it's shows Nati's perspective.
It's just 90 seconds, featuring 40 photos. There are two music soundtracks. I like the YouTube version's song because it's called, appropriately, the "Bodies Hit the Floor."
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