What’s the Best Drone for Backpacking, Sailing, & Travel Photographers?

Which drone is best for a travel photographer obsessed with packing light & minimizing weight? Here’s what to look for and what I think is the best option.

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Ten Must-Read Books to Help You Break the Shackles and Go Sailing

Looking for some great sailing books to give you some inspiration to stop dreaming and start doing? These books put me in a sailboat and living the dream.

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Off-Camera Flash Solutions for Sony Alpha a7 Series Mirrorless Cameras

One drawback of switching to Sony mirrorless cameras is the lack of flashes & accessories. These are some cheap solutions for getting the flash off-camera.

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My Five Best Picks for Ultralight Backpacking Tents

Keeping up with my evolution into traveling light, I’m looking for a new ultralight backpacking tent. Here are my top five picks so far.

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Exploring Canyonlands National Park in One Day

Canyonands National Park near Moab, Utah is huge – more than can be covered in one day. Here’s how to see the best of it when you’re crunched for time.

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Sailing from Bequia to Dominica

Sailing from Bequia to Dominica

It was a difficult decision to leave Bequia, but I had to take advantage of the weather and make a quick stop in Dominica, next year’s major destination.

Sailing in the Tobago Cays

Sailing in the Tobago Cays

If you’re anywhere near the Grenadines at all, the Tobago Cays marine park needs to be on your list of stops.

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A Comprehensive Snowshoe Buying Guide

A Comprehensive Snowshoe Buying Guide

Hiking in the winter is best done with snowshoes. But which snowshoes should you buy? This snowshoe buying guide will steer you in the right direction.

Hawai’i: Uluwehi Falls Kayak & Hike

Hawai’i: Uluwehi Falls Kayak & Hike

Kayak Hawaii’s only navigable river, Kauai’s Wailua River, then beach your kayaks and hike to Uluwehi Falls, also known as Secret Falls.

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The Goal Zero Nomad 7 Solar Charger

The Goal Zero Nomad 7 Solar Charger

The portable solar charger and battery that I wanted to love just wasn’t cutting it anymore, so I was forced to find a new solution and the Nomad 7 is it.

Geotagging Photos in Lightroom CC

Geotagging Photos in Lightroom CC

You don’t need a GPS-enabled camera to know where your photos were made. You can geotag later in Lightroom, and this will explain how, from a hiker’s view.

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