You can find them in the catacombs of abandoned subway stations or on the rusty ladders of skyscrapers swaying in the wind. The high towers in the city skyline are Everest in the eyes of these youthful explorers who are showing that sometimes the best adventures can be found in your hometown.
Instagram is empowering youth to change the way we perceive routine city life. Armed with nothing but a camera and a taste for adrenaline, Instagram has spawned an all out social media movement with some urban explorers amassing hundreds of thousands of followers.
While these exploits are often highly illegal, as Connor Brian writes, it is important to note the difference between the words ‘illegal’ and ‘immoral’.”
Filmmaker, Jeff Seal of Seeker Network, embedded with some of NYC’s most prolific photographers documenting their adventures through the twisted steal smile of the city skyline.