Why waste a perfectly good photograph with boring poses and smiles, when you could defy gravity, like performance artist Li Wei? All of these incredible images were created with the help of wires, mirrors, rope, and plenty of acrobatics — Photoshop later used to remove extra artifacts. Continue reading to see ten more examples.

[via Toxel]

1. I Warned You, Don’t Eat My Cheesecake!

2. Liftoff

3. Say Cheese!

4. Maybe I Lost Too Much Weight?

5. Don’t Worry, It’s Only a 700-Foot Fall

6. Those Flight Simulators Never Prepared Me for This!

7. NBA Jam in Real Life

8. Morning Exercise

9. Merman Nap Time

10. Superman’s Cousin