Anthony Leakey

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Best EDC – The Sixth Annual Carry Awards

<b>1st Place</b><b>James Brand Elko</b>The James Brand takes a ‘less is more’ approach to EDC tools. An approach embodied by the Elko. An elegant, compact and …

Travel Gear

Review: Nixon Teamed Up With Special Forces To Build A Badass Tactical Watch

In the world of watches, up until now, Nixon has kept the reputation as a dominant surf watch brand building highly capable waterproof timepieces for …

Watches

“American Blackout” Tips & Tricks for Survival

In honor of National Preparedness Month, here’s a look back at a popular NatGeo special from 2013.<br>When it first aired in 2013, NatGeo’s survival …

11 Things To Do When You Must Hunker Down in Place

Can you even begin to imagine combining boredom with stress? If you have ever been in that situation, you will know what it is like to be antsy, …

How To Build A Stealth Fire And The Smokeless Dakota Fire Pit

Isn’t it difficult to make a fire while it’s windy outside? On your trips into the forests can check the fire hazard of the list because of the next …

The Ten Cent Modification You Can Do to Double Your Radio's Range

Adding a simple piece of wire to your walkie-talkie could double its range.<p>Some things in life you can never have too much of. But for this article, …

How You Can Enhance Your Photos With Dynamic Color in Photoshop

Photoshop is a must-have for virtually every professional photographer.<p>It's powerful tools enable you to enhance your photos in ways that make them …

Inside America’s Growing Bulletproof Clothing Industry

Retailers are offering ballistic apparel to wary US citizens, and it’s not cheap.<p>This past August, Miguel Caballero shot his wife, Carolina Ballesteros, for the second time in nine years.<p>Since 1993, the Colombian designer has literally pulled the trigger on more than 230 people to prove the …

How to Create a Double Exposure in Photoshop

Mark Duffy is an Irish photographer, graphic designer, and drummer with a shaved head and a glorious beard. He has a pretty slick new YouTube channel …

Tutorials

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

Vortex Strikefire Survives Housefire

A normal winter night in January of 2016 for one RECOIL reader turned dangerous. The smell of smoke from the wood stove was normal in the house, but …

This nuclear-explosion simulator shows where radioactive fallout would blow using today's weather

Imagine a 150-kiloton nuclear bomb exploded in the city closest to you.<p>Do you know how the city, its surrounding region, and its inhabitants would be affected? If you can't think of much more than "a lot of people would die," you're not alone.<p>"We live in a world where nuclear weapons issues are on …

Five Lost Survival Skills to Learn from the Indian Tribes

Written by: Theresa Crouse<p>Native Americans are, perhaps, the best example on the planet of a people who lived solely off the land while protecting it …

The Ultimate First Aid Supplies List: Be Ready for Anything

When we talk about first aid kits, we often think in terms of emergency supplies we’ll carry on ourselves everyday should we have a medical emergency …

Top Carry: 50 Best EDC Items For Men

You may have never heard of the term before, but you own EDC. Whether it be a favorite pen that you always keep handy, or an old pocket knife that …

Carbon Fiber

A Guide To Picking The Best Gun Safe For Families

<i>This article isn’t sponsored by any company or organization. It comes from a father who wants parents know how to keep kids safe from a fatal</i> …

Five Tips That Might Save Your Life In a Knife Attack

Nobody wants to face a knife-wielding assailant, especially if you’re unarmed, but these five tips might help you defend yourself long enough to …

Self Defense

Home Defense

At the end of the day which of us doesn’t look forward to coming home? It’s the one place where your surroundings are the most familiar; you spend …

Transforming a Boring Photo Into a Dramatic One With Photoshop

The mere mention of image manipulation may make some photographers cringe, but there’s no denying that some skill with Photoshop can enable you to …

How to Colorize and Bring Life Back to Old Family Photos in Photoshop

Watching old family photographs fading away in treasured photo albums is a sad reality. However, bringing the digital age to these old film …

5 Minutes to Better Outdoor Portraits with This Simple Off-Camera Flash Tutorial (VIDEO)

Yesterday we shared a video demonstrating how to balance window light with flash for better indoor portraits. Today’s tutorial explains how to use …

Tutorials

Trail Foods from History – Food Preservation Ideas

Written by R. Ann Parris on The Prepper Journal.<i>If you have information for Preppers that you would like to share and possibly win a $300 Amazon Gift</i> …

Blackout! - Power Outage Checklist

In preparation for National Geographic’s debut of American Blackout this coming Sunday; I wanted to create my own power outage checklist for …

A Beginner's Guide to Smart Objects in Photoshop

If you're new to Photoshop, you may have heard of these mythical things called "Smart Objects." This helpful tutorial walks you through a very …

Thinking About your Neighborhood from a Tactical Perspective

Yesterday I wrote about forming the Neighborhood Watch on Steroids and described a situation where you might need to join together with others in …

Make Color Adjustments & Match Color With This Clever Trick Using Black & White Tools

Photoshop is a tool that gives you multiple ways of doing almost anything and you for the most part you can’t possibly hope to learn them all. Think …

11 Things You Need In Your Survival Kit

Nobody ever plans to get lost in the woods; it just happens...and it can happen even to experienced outdoors people. That's why it's so important to …

NRA

Timbre is a totally free app for editing video and audio

Good audio and video editing tools are somewhat hard to come by on mobile — a sentiment shared by app developer Xeus. The dev was prompted to create the Timbre: Cut, Join, Convert mp3 app after failing to find a “decent” tool for doing the same in the Play Store. And what Xeus has come up with is …

Apps

10 Must Have Natural Remedies for Preppers

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal.<i>Editor’s Note: This post has been contributed by Saqib. If you have information for Preppers that</i> …

Self-Defense on Trial: The Joe Campbell Case

<i>Editor's note: Hal Herring grew up hunting and shooting in rural north Alabama and now makes his home in Montana. He is a lifelong gun owner, a 2nd</i> …

Self Defense