By Joe Davies For Mailonline
Published: 20:11 BST, 5 September 2020 | Updated: 20:11 BST, 5 September 2020
A woman lost her iPhone when she dropped it from over 5,000 feet while paragliding in the French Alps.
The American woman dropped her brand new iPhone 11 into Lake Annecy, Haute-Savoie, on Wednesday.
Footage shot on a GoPro by her paragliding instructor shows the woman let the phone slip through her fingers from the extraordinary height.
An American tourist drops her brand new iPhone 11 into Lake Annecy, Haute-Savoie, in the French Alps while paragliding 5,000ft in the air on Wednesday
The woman moves the phone around to shoot video of herself before letting the selfie stick slip though her fingers, plunging into the turquoise waters below
She was shooting her own video on the phone while holding it on a selfie stick when the accident happened.
In the video, the woman soars through the sky looking towards the alpine mountain range in the distance.
She brings the phone towards her to turn on the video setting before holding it