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Multifuncitonal $37K Free Bird camper van bridges van life with work life

Find an affordable, multifunctional and downright awesome new camper van model and chances are pretty good it's only available in Europe. It can be …

Campervans

The Japanese art of decluttering and organizing by Marie Kondo

Here in the states, minimalism isn’t exactly a point of pride (we like stuff, and lots of it), so it’s especially remarkable that Japanese tidying …

We Tested The Lightest, Most Compact Sleep System Ever

It’s not often that I get to test a new product that genuinely changes my life. But that's the case with Therm-A-Rest’s new UberLite sleeping pad. Weighing just 8.8 ounces in its six-foot long, regular-length configuration, this pad offers just as much comfort as the rest of the brand's NeoAir line …

Backpacking

Shubhendu Sharma: How to grow a tiny forest anywhere

You can do permaculture!! Start small and work slow!!

Why Your Smartphone Is A Great Adventure Tool

<b>Every once in a while at a book signing or during an interview, someone asks me:</b> What’s your favorite piece of outdoor gear? I try for a few seconds …

Eight Free Ways to Upgrade Your Next Camping Trip

I get it. Between $10,000 mountain bikes and $59 merino T-shirts, outdoor activities can get real expensive, real fast. But buying things isn't necessarily the best way to have more fun outdoors.<p>Here are eight solid upgrades you can make for free, all guaranteed to boost how much fun you'll have on …

The Great Outdoors Awards 2017 – Gear of the Year Judges' Shortlists announced | The Great Outdoors

The Great Outdoors Awards 2017 – Gear of the Year Judges’ Shortlists announced<p>25th September 2017<p><b>After much deliberation, our judges have selected</b> …

Solar Lights Outdoor, Litom Super Bright Motion Sensor Wall Lights With 2nd Generation LED, Solar Wireless Security Waterproof Lighting For Outdoor Garden Patio Yard Garage RV (2 Pack)

This fits your .<p>by entering your model number.<p>SUPER BRIGHT 20 LED SOLAR LIGHTS: 20 LED Design offers super bright lighting for a wide area and strong …

Two Americans invented a wood burning stove that could save millions of lives – and it also charges your phone

The CampStove 2 is a wood burner which uses no charcoal or liquid fuels to operate, using only wood for fires.<p>The creators, BioLite, claim that the stove reduces smoke by 90%, which could have a major impact the health of users.<p>Around 1.5 million deaths per year happen due to inhalation from smokey …

How to Create a Dramatic Profile Portrait Anywhere Without Using Flash

Would you believe me if I told you this portrait was made in less than 10 minutes, in a classroom, during one of my courses? Well it was! I even have …

How To Create A Permaculture Garden That Supports Your Local Ecosystem

Combining the best of <b>natural landscaping</b> and edible gardening, permaculture systems sustain both themselves and their caregivers. The ultimate …

Infographic: Regrowing Fruits & Vegetables from Scraps | RECOIL OFFGRID

The following infographic shows methods for regrowing fruits and veggies from trimmings and scraps. These simple gardening techniques can save you …

Backpacking Breakfast & Dinner Recipes and Meal Ideas

Tag Archives | Meal Recipes<p>These are my best ideas for backpacking breakfasts and dinners. The recipes have been extensively field-tested by me and …

Gear of the Show: The Best of Summer Outdoor Retailer 2016

Each summer, the world’s top outdoor brands gather in Salt Lake City to show off next year’s gear. We sent six editors to look for the most exciting, innovative new releases. From an environmentally friendly rain shell to an upgraded (and beautiful) track spike, these are our five Gear of the Show …

Rugged teardrop trailer spreads its gullwings deep into the wild

The Venture OHV (off highway vehicle) teardrop trailer from North Carolina's Inka Outdoor makes an immediate impression, whether on-highway or off. …

How to Adapt to Unpredictable Lighting as a Wedding Photographer

In the 30-minute long video below, Moshe Zusman shows photographers an approach to lighting for a variety of scenarios. The seminar is aimed at …

Photography

Portraits Shot Using the Brenizer Method, a 400mm Lens, and iPhones for Lighting

Photographer Benjamin Von Wong shot the portrait above a couple of days ago using a Nikon D4, a $9,000 Nikon 400mm f/2.8G lens, and a few iPhones for …

How to use your Smartphone as the Best Backpacking GPS

Smartphones like an iPhone 8+, X or Samsung Galaxy S8 outperform a conventional GPS in almost every way. This post has all the information you need …

22 Days Section Hiking the Maine Appalachian Trail

<i>This article was originally published in the June 2011 issue of Down East Magazine under the title of “Where Now?”</i><p>The sun was set to bake and the air …

Hiking

Browse More Than 1,000 National Park Maps, All in One Place

A park ranger is diligently uploading these free cartographic resources for the enjoyment and convenience of all.<p>Map addicts, you’ve been warned: A park ranger has been diligently uploading maps from hundreds of America’s national parks for the enjoyment, education and convenience of all. According …

Florida's Pristine Parks: Ocala National Forest

Travel<p>Get more out of your Ocala National Forest visit by exploring must-see parks, preserves, and refuges nearby.<p>The Ocala National Forest, north of Orlando, is the world's largest contiguous sand pine scrub forest at nearly 383,000 acres. That means that a sand ridge of dunes, which were once a …

X-pot | By Sea To Summit

Winner of the editor´s choice award by Backpacker magazine, the X-Pot by Sea to Summit is the world’s most packable cook pot. If you´re out …

8 Ways a Mind Map Can Declutter Your Project Management

Project managers can organize their team, their thoughts, and visualize every moving part of their project workflow by using mind maps.<p>PCMag reviews …

Fall Gear Guide: Everything You Need For An Epic Backpacking Trip

If you’ve touched more copier paper than you have trees lately, if you don’t remember the last time you looked down at your feet and saw dirt instead of concrete, and if you’ve wearily realized that your life firmly orbits around your cell phone, it’s time for you to go backpacking.<p>Escaping the …

Backpacking

Top 10 List Of 10 Essentials Lists

Top 10 list of the 10 essentials lists<p>REI 10 Essentials<p>1 Navigation (map and compass)<br>2 Sun protection (sunglasses and sunscreen)<br>3 Insulation (extra …

American Overlander: MSR’s New WindBoiler Compact Stove System

Over the last several years there has been increasing popularity in the use of personal stove systems. The benefits of these compact burner and pot …

How to Get Published - Advice From Top Wedding Bloggers | Junebug Weddings

Getting your work published on a wedding blog is not only a testament to the quality of your photography, but it’s a free marketing technique that …

Hollywood's One Trick to Being Photogenic

Stars: They're just like us. They aren't born camera-ready. In fact, according to models and actors, there's a specific technique to looking perfect--and confident--in every pic.<p>You gotta squinch.<p>What the hell is squinching, you ask? It's a combination of squinting and pinching.<p><b>Here's what you do:</b> …

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