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Mega Man successor Mighty No. 9 gets a February release

The oft-delayed successor to the <i>Mega Man</i> franchise, <i>Mighty No. 9</i>, now has another release date. (One that we hope it sticks to). Developer Comcept and publisher Deep Silver announced today that the game will hit American PS4s, Wii Us, and Xbox Ones next year on February 9th. The rest of the world …

Mega Man

Create Perfect Portraits in Lightroom Using These 6 Classic Retouch Techniques

With portraiture, what you see is not always what you want to get. Even the very best portrait with the perfect model will often need some form of …

Top 10 Things to Know About Motorcycle Tires

Motorcycle Tires: What You Should Know<p>Let’s face it — at best, most of us have a passing understanding of our motorcycle tires. We spend only enough …

How To Stay Warm When It's Cold Outside

I'm constantly shocked by how many people don't know the basics of dressing for warmth in the outdoors. Even more people aren't equipped with the …

Backpacking

Site Uses Your Webcam, Facial Recognition and CGI to Show You What You’ll Look Like in 20 Years

Ever wonder what you’ll look like in 20 years time? Well, there’s not an app for that — at least not one we know of — but there is a website for it, …

Step by Step Portrait Processing in Lightroom

The story When you are photographing someone who enjoys being in front of the camera, take advantage of it. This was a simple portrait to take and …

An Everyman’s Guide to Survival Gear

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A Puncture-Proof Emergency Blanket That Folds Up Smaller Than a Wallet

There are some emergencies in life that don't leave you panicked. Like if you happen to stumble across a sunset at a gorgeous park and desperately …

Camping

The Best Spring Hikes in Yosemite

Yosemite National Park offers arguably the most scenic hiking in the country. The only challenge? Picking which trail to hike. With spring in full swing, here are a few tried-and-true options.<p>Vernal Falls Trail<p><b>Best For: Getting Wet</b><p>On warm spring days, hiking the Mist Trail is a fun way to cool …

The On-The-Go Camp Food Showdown

For campers and backpackers looking for the best pre-prepared backcountry meals, Good To-Go is the new contender in town. Co-founded by chef Jennifer Scism, the Maine-based company aims to make lightweight gourmet meals that outdo typical freeze-dried fare.<p>Scism, who co-owns Annisa in New York's …

Food

I Heart My National Park: Yosemite

Both the solitude of the alpine ridge and the throngs of the valley are part of the experience when you visit <b>Yosemite National Park</b>. “No temple made with human hands can compare with Yosemite,” wrote John Muir, whose crusading led to the creation of the park.<p><b>Kari Cobb</b> has been a ranger at the …

Hexo+ Autonomous Camera Drone Lets the Adrenaline Junkies Film Their Own Stunts

Adrenaline junkies who want to capture their stunts on video have thus far been limited to two options. They either had someone else photograph/film …

My guyline & tension system for tents, tarps, and hammocks

By onAugust 22, 2016 in Shelters, Skills 121<p>The guyline and tensioning systems normally found on backpacking shelters (including tents, tarps, and …

How to Use Graduated Filters in Lightroom

We could all stand to shoot more during the “golden hour”—that splendid wash of yellow and dramatic light created at sun up and sun down. But …

Tutorials

Moms Demand Gives Up Pretense of Being Anything Other Than A MAIG Front Group - Bearing Arms - Mayors Against Illegal Guns, Michael Bloomberg

It was never exactly a secret that the gun prohibitionist cult Moms Demand Action was “astroturf” (a fake grassroots organization) the moment it was …

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What Are the Best Camera Packs for Travelers?

<i>A:</i><p>Professional whitewater kayak photographer Darin McQuiod is tougher on camera equipment than anyone else I’ve met. The Dagger-sponsored kayaker built his career by boating into some of the most remote, terrifying rivers in the world with a camera in tow.<p>Last spring he ran the 86-foot Metlako …

Backpacking

HP Intros Pavilion x360 Flipping Convertible

At Mobile World Congress, HP introduced its new convertible laptop, the Pavilion x360.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Florida: Backyard shooting ranges sparking controversy

Doug Varrieur enjoying his Wednesday afternoon ‘gun day’ in the comfort of his own yard.<p>A long-standing Florida law allowing citizens to set up …

Wallet Survival Kit

Follow up from my post from yesterday on Urban Pocket Survival Kits. Check that out first if you haven't already read it.<p>So, after trying to make an …

Thousands of Swimming Fish Create Huge Underwater Spirals

American photographer Octavio Aburto thrives on the fascinating world of life in the sea. He has spent decades studying and researching marine biology in order to educate the world about the protection and conservation of ocean life. Since 1994, Aburto has photographed marine ecosystems in Mexican …

Canon’s G1 X Mark II Has Officially Arrived, Another Impressive High-End Compact

Canon’s mirrorless attempts haven’t gone all that well. But where they’ve struck out in the mirrorless game, their large-sensor G1 X compact …

Sony Debuts the Super Fast A6000: World’s Fastest AF Meets Tempting $800 Price Tag

The much-rumored Sony a6000 — the camera that is replacing both the NEX-6 and NEX-7 — has finally arrived, and it might just steal your heart with …

The 20-Minute Body-Weight Strength Workout

Gyms are great for building strength and avoiding injury, but you don't have to throw down $100 a month for that. Instead, do a series of body-weight-resistance exercises that target nearly every muscle, like the following four moves from certified strength and conditioning specialist Paul …

Workouts

Our first featured Instagram #natgeotravelpic highlights the Kitasaga Bamboo Grove in Kyoto, Japan, photographed by @anna_goldberg. The picture uses a low, dramatic angle to heighten the staggering scale of the bamboo trees, and highlights the two visitors dwarfed by the forest. Most importantly, this image makes us want to visit Kyoto and experience the ambiance of this grove. Congrats @anna_goldberg! For a chance to be featured next Wednesday, tag your best travel shots with #natgeotravelpic http://bit.ly/1nTYJX9

The Heroes and Villians of The Legend of Zelda, In Samurai Form

Man. I can't be the only one that would play a <i>Zelda</i> game in this style, right?<p>It's it's sumi-e, to be specific—it's a type of Japanese brush …

Sundance '14 Review: R100 - What the Hell Did I Just Watch?!

Fantastic FROZEN Art by Darren Geers