There is no way that this could possibly go wrong.
Hope you have one heck of a good case and a very good knot and hold on that rope too.
Too much multitasking
The people who can't afford a drone with a camera man also happen to be people who can't afford to break their smartphones.
For all those arguing about whether this is a phone or not. It IS a phone mounted in a special case that the skier made himself.
) and [Making of the Camera Rig](https://youtu.be/d45oGNv8H98
This guy actually does quite a few things like this, he also made a small plane like device he could embed his phone in and [throw while skiing to get some cool shots: Poor Man's Selfie Drone](https://youtu.be/POhvHwPrxqs
I could drop my iPhone lightly on a bed of feathers and it would break. This is a big nope from both me and my phone.
Until the string breaks and your phone goes flying and lands in the snow... Never to be seen again
Just to let you know this footage doesn't use a smartphone. It's a specific camera made to be able to do this
What if my sport is lasso? Do I attach the phone to my lasso rope or do I not hold on to my horse and just swing both arms? So many questions.
Can you get an adaptor to use an iPhone string on an Android phone?