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The Pocket Wallet Also Charges Your Devices

With the amount of time we spend on our mobile devices, it’s amazing we ever leave the house or the office without a portable battery charger. Half …

Pyro Mini Fireball Shooter

Pyro Mini is a new gadget that (believe it or not) lets you shoot fireballs from your hands like a super villain! The Pyro Mini Fireball Shooter by …

30 Must Have Gadgets For Off Grid Living.

Collection of 'Must Have Gadgets For Off Grid Living' from all over the world.<p><b>JAQrecharger</b>: It is an off-grid recharger that uses water and salt to …

Vssl Outdoor Utility Tools

VSSL Outdoor Utility Tools offer a wide range of multi functional tool sets that provide a number of different outdoor gear combos, especially …

Outdoors Gear

Dxo One

DxO One is a new must have gadget for the new-age mobile photographers, it turns your iPhone or iPad into a full 1-inch 20MP sensor DSLR! The tiny …

28 Cool Tools You Can Make From JUST Plants

Imagine. You’re stuck in the woods with nothing but a knife and the clothes on your back. No food. No shelter. Nada.<p>Would you be able to survive? How …

Native Americans

Lumu Light Meter

Lumu is a Light Meter for your iPhone, that helps you become a better film photographer. Accurate exposure is essential, and Lumu´s state-of-the-art …

Camping Tips and Tricks from True Outdoorsmen

<i>Last Updated October, 2017: We’ve adjusted formatting for legibility. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Pitch a tent, fire, pack a cooler, tie a two …

Spices

How to Make: 3 Healthy Breakfasts for Athletes

Look no further than the fat-free food boom of the late 20th century to know that the prevailing wisdom about what constitutes healthy food has been, …

5 Free Lightroom Resources all Photographers Should Know About

No matter your skill level or interest level in photography, there are scores of camera choices available to choose from; whether DSLR or mirrorless; …

Tutorials

Photography Websites Tools for Photographers

Where photographers get work done<p>Simpler. Faster. Easier. Better.<p>Store your images, create your photo website, deliver your work, sell or license …

Asilda Patches Let You Wear Your Love of Film Photography on Your Sleeve

We all know that it’s trendy to be a photographer these days–and now you can wear that on your sleeve. Anastasia over at the Asilida store has …

Clothing

How to Comfortably Go Backpacking with a DSLR

<i>This post originally appeared on the B&E Photographs journal on May 1, 2014, and is being syndicated at The Phoblographer with Brandon and Erin</i> …

Snapzoom Connects Your Smartphone to Binoculars

No, you didn’t read that title incorrectly. It’s real.<p>The idea behind the Snapzoom is well prefaced in the first paragraph of the company’s press …

Mobile Photography

Julian Jacobi's Polaroid Collection Will Make You Drool With Envy

<i>All images by Julian Jacobi. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Julian Jacobi has quite the collection of Polaroid cameras. He’s been collecting them …

Photography

No joke: This amazing Game Boy iPhone shell is real and in development

You may soon have the option of reviving your Game Boy collection with the help of your iPhone.<p>Hardware company Hyperkin confirmed it is working on something that it’s calling the “Smart Boy.” It is a shell that you plug your iPhone 6 Plus into that enables you to play Nintendo’s old handheld games …

Stay comfy when camping with the Thermo Tent

Thousands of years ago, Mongolian sheep herders insulated their gers (AKA yurts) with felt made from sheeps wool. Others were insulated with …

15 Must Have Survival Gadgets.

Collection of 'Must Have Survival Gadgets' from all over the world.<p><b>Lifesaverbottle</b>: It's world's first all in one ultra filtration water bottle.<p><b>SOL</b> …

This Tortoise Will Have A Happier Life, Thanks To Her New 3D-Printed Shell

Things are looking up for Cleopatra: The leopard tortoise now has a 3D-printed prosthesis to protect her deformed shell from further injury by other tortoises.<p>(Photo: Gary Stefanski)<p>Cleopatra suffers from what is known as "pyramiding" or "peaking." That means that rather than growing smoothly, her …

This Awesome Little R2-Q5 Beams A Functional Keyboard Onto Your Desk

Everyone knows R2-D2, the rebel droid that fought alongside his Jedi friends through the beloved <i>Star Wars</i> films. But few are familiar with his R2-Q5 …

New tech from Ford keeps you from speeding – if you want it to

While there certainly are drivers who knowingly exceed the speed limit, many others aren't even aware that they're doing so. Given that using cruise …

US Navy shows off helium-saving deep-dive suit

Deep sea diving is more than just slapping on an air tank and jumping in the water. It's a complex operation where the diver is the sharp end of a …

Arcteryx Footwear

Outdoor clothing brand Arc´teryx have released their much anticipated collection of technologically advanced mountain footwear. The Arc’teryx Spring …

Canary Home Security System

The long wait is finally over, the Canary all-in-one home security device, is now available for purchase. The sleek system incorporates an HD, …

Magic Moments: The 7 Best Travel Cameras

When packing for a trip, you probably have your smartphone strapped to your hip, figuring that is enough to capture all of the moments of your …

Cameras

Is Russia working on a crazy supersonic cargo plane?

A state-run Russian news site is reporting that the country has ambitions to build a huge, supersonic cargo plane capable of transporting tanks to …

Bliss-Box 4-Play Retro Controller Adapter: Play Your Way - Technabob

There are lots of third party retro-style controllers for PCs, as well as adapters that let you connect original console controllers to your …

Lumu Is a Light Meter for your Smartphone

Every new camera sold today has some sort of light meter built in. Its purpose is to read the scene you’re composing and, if you’re shooting on the …

Review: The keyless, combo-less Quicklock Bluetooth padlock

The first time we ever heard about a padlock that can be unlocked by Bluetooth instead of a key or combination, it was the Noke by FŪZ Designs. While …

Train Like a Superhero

Training is not just hard physically, it's hard mentally. We all know that training our bodies is the right thing to do, it's sticking to it long term or getting inspired enough to even start in the first place that's the tricky bit.<p>Our bodies often trick us and tell us "It's okay" to skip this one …