Carlos Pedro Sant'Ana

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How to take better cycling photos

<b>Looking to pap a rider during a race, or want to take better pictures in the mountains? We've got tips from a pro</b><p>It’s hairpins that always get me. …

Landscape Photography

The Evolution of the Handlebar – Jones’ New Bend H-Bar

While they may look a bit odd compared to the traditional handlebar, Jeff Jones’ H-Bar have a number of devoted fans across the world. Why? The 45 …

The Ugly Truth Behind My Favorite Campsites in the Southwest

For every picture-perfect tent shot on Instagram, there is an entire gallery of images you should see — but rarely do. When we share a photo on …

Making an Impact Everyday

When you imagine what it looks like to “create social impact,” what first comes to mind?<p>Stereotypically, we might envision working directly in the …

Microcivics — a novel concept for daily citizen engagement

Transforming social impact into daily habits<p>Like many others, I’m choosing my resolution for the New Year right now. As a third-culture kid, I aspire …

Supported vs. unsupported cycling, or sports vs. adventure

Here’s a Simple Hack That Will Turn a Boring Photo into an Awesome One (VIDEO)

This tip from boudoir photographer Michael Sasser is simple and effective. What do you do to make a boring photo into an awesome one? Put something …

Route Planning in the Modern Age

–<i>photos and words by Donnie</i><p>Route planning is part art, part hard work. Like most things, one gets better at it with experience. In the meantime …

13 Things We Wish You Knew About 1x For Road

1. A 10-tooth cog makes a big difference! Let's look at gear ratios.

What’s Really The Difference Between Bikepacking & Cycle Touring?

Over the last few years we have seen the rise of a new sub-discipline of bicycle travel.It’s called ‘<b>bikepacking</b>’, and it’s become such a hit that …

Bikepacking.com Is Revolutionizing the Sport

When Logan Watts started getting into long mountain bike rides in the mid-2000s, he didn’t call it bikepacking. That term hadn’t really taken hold yet. But now, little more than a decade later, bikepacking is a thriving segment in cycling, with major manufacturers building bikes (like the Salsa …

DIY Bicycle Dynamo USB Charger for Smartphones and Battery Packs

445 Shares<p>In this post I describe how I made a USB smartphone charger for a hub-dynamo-equipped bicycle. The idea came from multiple sources, …

Beyond the top tube: Things to know when sizing up a road frame | CyclingTips

<i>Road cycling is a demanding discipline, if only because of the position the rider must adopt for hours at a time. As a result, the fit of the bike is</i> …

How does stem length affect a bike's steering and handling?

<i>Today’s marketplace provides a wide variety of stem lengths and angles, allowing riders enormous flexibility for fine-tuning their reach to the</i> …

Rolling Resistance Tests

Road and Mountain Bike Rolling Resistance Data, Charts, and Reviews<p>Welcome to Bicycle Rolling Resistance. Bicycle Rolling Resistance is a website …

Behind the Scenes at NICOLAI – An Engineer’s Playground | E

<b>With most bikes in these globalised times being produced in the Far East, it took some searching before we arrived at a farmyard in the middle of</b> …

How Different Lens Focal Lengths Change the Style and Direction of Portrait Photography

Newcomers to photography may have heard that 50mm or 85mm lenses are the right choice for portraiture. But did you know even as wide as 35mm can be …

No, Larger Sensors Do Not Produce Shallower Depth of Field

Most photographers believe that larger sensor sizes produce images with shallower depth of field, but that's not exactly true.<p>Before we can fully …

Depth Of Field

Thesis: Could this new direct to consumer brand unlock new bike shop profitability?

Randall Jacobs and his co-founder Alice Liu have come to market with a factory direct to consumer model that they say removes all middlemen, even …

Profit

A Photographer Shares How To Take Great Nature Shots As A Beginner

We interview a lot of dope photographers, and we always ask them to explain how to better capture images that impress and inspire. They’ve all given some awesome advice, but we haven’t yet tailored an interview for people who are just starting out. And, this is super important because early fears …

Landscape Photography

Attack Of The Micro Brands

In just ten minutes or so scrolling on Instagram, I counted over a dozen brands I had never heard of selling a product that caught my eye. There are …

Shimano Factory Tour – This is why they’re masters of the metal

Shimano’s factory is a closely guarded fortress of modernity and manufacturing. Walk inside and you’re greeted with an amazingly spacious, clean …

Bicycle Commuting

Are You Pricing Your Photography Services Correctly?

One of the biggest questions photographers have when starting their business is if they’re pricing themselves correctly. Even seasoned professionals …

Small Business

Three Pricing Pitfalls Photographers Should Avoid

Pricing your work is tricky. Whether you're a commercial photographer, portrait shooter, or selling prints of your artwork, your career depends on …

Selling

Los 10 Errores Más Habituales al Empezar a Usar el Modo Manual

¡Qué equivocados están los que piensan que comprar una buena cámara es suficiente para hacer buenas fotos usando el modo automático! Seguro que, si …

Cómo hacer un correcto revelado digital de nuestras fotos si exponemos a la derecha

Aunque ya hemos tratado en varias ocasiones el tema de exponer a la derecha (<i>ETTR</i> con sus siglas en inglés) es algo que siempre llama la atención y …

How to Use Backlight in Portrait Photography

A backlit situation, whether it’s thrust upon you or you choose it, can be tricky. There are, however, some techniques that can help you to make a …

Shutter Speed

How to Get Your Friends to Pose Like Models

If you are just starting out in photography and looking to build your portfolio, models may not be jumping at the chance to shoot with you to help …

Photography

Why Do Bikes Cost More than Motorcycles | Mountain Bike Action Magazine

Mountain Bike Action is a monthly magazine devoted to all things mountain biking (yes, that’s 12 times a year because we never take a month off of …

Mountain Biking