I have an irrational fear of sharks...irrational because they're amazing animals,and the chances of getting bitten areone in 3,748,067(also,I live in the desert,which sharks don't usually visit).
My other fear?Heights.
And many of you probably have that one too.PhotographerBenjamin Von Wongbelieves that it's a primal fear that's built into humans—and he wanted tohelp a group of people confront their anxiety.His solution: Empower them with superhero costumes and take photos of atop this ledge in San Francisco:
His subjects—none of them were stuntmen,and none of them had done a project like this before—were scared,anxious,and worried,as you might imagine.
But they did it: