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The 10 Most Magical Books to Read If You Love Harry Potter

Rereading the entirety of the <i>Harry Potter</i> series is never a bad idea. But if you’re looking to branch out from J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world into …

Harry Potter

Camper fits in a Sprinter and expands to four times its size

The ioCamper can be used on the go or as a permanent guesthouse<p>Whether you love a teardrop or an adventure van, most campers stick to the basics: A place to sleep, cook, and lounge. But every now and again we see a camper design that is truly innovative, pushing the boundaries of what a camper …

Campers

5 lightweight camper trailers you can buy right now

All of the trailers weigh less than 2,000 pounds<p>For all the glitz of pricey camper van conversions, there’s something to be said for a compact trailer. A camping trailer provides all of the essentials—shelter, a bed, and a cooking space—in a small and affordable package. It also means that unlike a …

RVs

Minimalist camper van packs everything you need in 48 square feet

It sleeps two but can still haul large items<p>There are a slew of new camper designs coming out of Europe that showcase innovative ideas on how to pack a lot into a compact space. Over the past few weeks, we’ve seen a van with its own outdoor movie theater, a $67K camper that is also a boat, and a …

Campervans

Best Solar Panels For RV | Top 7 RV Solar Kits Reviewed For 2018

Although not many people think of solar energy as a flawless source of power for RV, it nonetheless provides RVers with a lot of advantages. Compare …

Solar Panels

How to Know What Aperture to Use - Step by Step Approach

Every starting photographer knows that the aperture of the lens controls the amount of light that enters the camera. The bigger the aperture, the …

Landscape Photography

The Best National Parks in the World

A natural landscape of great beauty. Unaltered by human exploitation or occupation. National parks around the world are some of the most stunning …

National Parks

These are the Top Cameras and Lenses According to the 2018 EISA Awards

The prestigious EISA Awards has announced its picks for the top photography products of 2018-2019. Sony leads the pack with 5 prizes this year, Canon …

Turn Your Truck Into A Tent And More With TopperEZLift System

Portability and convenience are the world’s greatest commodities.<p>Remember the Hitch Hotel that turns your car into an instant RV? Well, we came …

How to Make Dutch Oven Enchiladas

Take your camp dinners to the next level with this vegetarian-friendly, dutch oven enchiladas recipe from Fresh Off the Grid.

The 8 Best Antelope Canyon Tours to Book in 2018

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A Photographer’s Tips For Getting Perfect Photos Of The Night Sky

Look, we’ve all done it. Seen something beautiful in the sky — a particularly large, full moon, a meteor shower on a weekend camping trip, intergalactic aliens bent on stealing our water supply hurtling towards Earth — and pulled out our phones, excited to share this moment with our inner circle …

Water

Best Time to Buy an RV Every Camper Should Know

Buying a travel trailer is a huge investment. If you don’t want to throw your money down the drain, you should do your research to know the right …

10 Unusual Items That Will Make Your Campsite Awesome

<b>Let’s run through our camping checklist.</b> You have your tent, sleeping bag, air mat. Cooler, stove, cookwear. Tarp, chairs, bug repellent. …

The Top 10 Best Full-Frame DSLR Cameras on Earth

DSLR cameras are one of the most popular digital camera solutions for not only photographers who are serious about their work but those who want …

7 Best Car Battery Reviews For 2018: Top Picks and Buying Guide

You are the owner of a fine BMW or a reliable Toyota but your prized car stops responding in one fine morning. What will be your reaction after …

Yosemite Tent Cabins

Yosemite's tent cabins offer the lower expenses of pitching a tent but without the bother. Because these facilities are more like a campground than a …

The 20 Best Places to Camp in National Parks

Some of the finest places to lay your head are inside our national parks.<p>Thanks to its geysers and grizzlies, the 3,500-square-mile Yellowstone, our …

6 Best Mirrorless Cameras for Travel Photography

Compact digital cameras and professional DSLR cameras have undoubtedly proven themselves to be very useful in capturing the most stunning travel …

9 Super-Unique Camping Spots in the West

Mt. Rainier Tipi Farm<p>This working ranch has it all - views of Mt. Rainier, tipis to sleep in, and an amazing array of animals, from alpacas to pygmy …

Pop-top camper van fits in your garage and sleeps a family

A camper and a daily driver in one<p>If there’s one thing the U.S. camper market is missing, it’s a compact camper that fits in your garage, can function as a daily driver, and still sleep a family for short weekend camping trips. We need a modern-day Volkswagen Westphalia or possibly for Volkswagen …

50 Essential Apps for RVers

AllTrails<p>About<p>AllTrails provides an array of information about nearby trails to hike, run, walk your dog and explore new terrain. Search trails based …

7 LANDMARK PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS FOR AVOIDING CLICHÉD PHOTOS

Some landmarks have been photographed so many times we feel we’ve seen them from all angles. These tips will help you see them through fresh eyes.<p>The …

5 Places to Buy Large-Scale Art on a Budget

We know great things come in small packages, but sometimes bigger truly is better—especially when it comes to your art. Sure, we love a gallery wall …

The Epson R-D1 - A budget friendly Leica alternative

This is the Epson RD1, the first digital range finder with a Leica-m mount. It was released back in 2004 but still cost a pretty penny on the used …

6 gadgets every photographer should have

You have an eye for seeing the world around you in a different way. While your DSLR lets you capture the world as you see it, the right accessories …

These seven photography accessories will make your life much easier

Each of us has our favorite set of photography accessories we can’t imagine our life without. In this video, Manny Ortiz shares with you seven of his …

The 10 Best Car Camping Spots in America

There's no better way to ease kids into the great outdoors than with a summer camping trip.<p>No matter how avid a backpacker you were before kids, …

Happier Campers are so lightweight even a Mini Cooper can tow them

Previous Next<p>1 of 11<p>Camping trailers can be a fun and adventurous way to enjoy the outdoors without sacrificing too many of the amenities that you …

Solar Panels

Bay Area things to do for fun off the beaten path

Staying close to home for the holidays? It's still possible to find affordable and convenient hidden gems throughout the Bay Area - especially spots where we can unwind and escape from the daily grind or San Francisco tourist crowds.<p>One of our favorite things about living in the Bay Area is, no …

San Francisco