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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Danny MacAskill performs stunts on top of Finnieston Crane for Games video

Scottish stunt biker Danny MacAskill took his tricks to a new level today by performing on top of the Finnieston Crane.

Pictures: Colin Mearns
Pictures: Colin Mearns

MacAskill carried out a series of stunts on top of the 174ft (53m) tall crane for a new short film.

The three-minute short is being filmed at locations across Glasgow and will be shown during the Commonwealth Games.

The 28-year-old rider from Skye shot to fame in 2009 after posting videos of his stunts on YouTube.

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