Yan Lei stands on the roof of a skyscraper, just metres from the edge, as he takes pictures of Chengdu. Photo: AFP

Why this Chinese photographer continues rooftopping

Yan Lei has been taking photos of cities from the top of skyscrapers for seven years, and he’s undeterred by the fatal fall of a more daring rooftopper

Topic |   China Society

TOP PICKS

Yan Lei stands on the roof of a skyscraper, just metres from the edge, as he takes pictures of Chengdu. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE