stuff we drool about

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon have finally unveiled their highly anticipated new flagship DSLR, the EOS 5D Mark IV. The next generation of the popular and versatile "5D series” has some impressive features including a 30.4-megapixel, full-frame CMOS sensor, 4K video capability (4096 x 2160) at 23.98, 24, 25 and 30 fps, as well as a 61-point autofocus system, built-in digi...read more

Tiny1 Astronomy Camera

Tini1 Astronomy Camera has just landed on the market and it has made quite an impact, itīs the tiniest camera there is designed and developed to photograph the stars in the sky above us, but its greatest feature, along with the high quality lenses it comes with, is its specially developed software that enables you to locate and see exactly what you...read more

Hasselblad X1D

Renown Swedish camera maker Hasselblad has released a new consumer offering and it is a game changer. The new Hasselblad X1D is the worldīs first medium format mirrorless camera, and comes in a beautiful body (somewhere between retro and futuristic) thats smaller than most full-frame cameras currently available on the market. The X1D features a 50-...read more

Impossible I-1 Instant Camera

The I-1 is the first new camera for the original Polaroid instant photo format in over 20 years. Developed by Impossible Project, the easy-to-use point and shoot instant camera prints photos using Impossible Project 600-type film (reverse-engineered from Polaroids now-discontinued 600-type offering). The camera is paired to an app where you can tak...read more

Aptaris Cage-System

The Aptaris Cage-System is an extremely flexible solution suitable for all common cameras, enabling professional results in filming and photography. The innovative cage-system also protects the camera and comes with numerous threads on all sides, which enables the attachment of various accessories, a LED-light, a microphone, follow focus, or an inc...read more

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Finally available for purchase is the new and improved model of Canonīs best point-and-shoot. The Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II still keeps many of its predecessors features, but now comes with a redesigned exterior, and Canonīs new DIGIC 7 image processor that will boost the overall speed of the camera adding improved startup times, low light perfo...read more

Olympus Tough TG-Tracker

Olympus have entered the crowded action camera market with the very rugged looking Tough TG-Tracker, ideal for the adventure seeker. The pocket-sized action-cam records Ultra HD 4K video at 30 frames per second and shoots 8MP stills with a 1/2.3” sensor. It is rated to be waterproof to 30m/100ft, handles temperatures as cold as 14 degrees Fahrenhei...read more

Climbing Rope Camera Straps

Topo Designs are known for their innovative use of technical materials and their made-by-hand way of doing things, their gear has made its way into many of our adventures over the years and has never let us down. Their cool camera straps are made from heavy duty climbing rope and are durable, lightweight, and available in four lively colo...read more

Desktop Camera Stand

BASE Object have released Object 005, an elegant stand that props your camera up on your desk to prevent damage from a liquid spill or accidental bump that may have otherwise sent it crashing down the floor. The desktop camera stand is made from machined aluminum and comes in silver or a powder coated matte black finish. It is suitable for both DSL...read more

Olympus Tough Tg-870

Olympus have presented their latest ruggedized compact camera, the adventure ready Olympus TG-870 Tough Waterproof Digital Camera. The small rugged shooter is waterproof (up to 50 feet), shock-proof (220 pounds) , dust-proof, and even freezeproof as low as 14F (-10C). It also features a 16-megapixel CMOS sensor, an ultra-wide-angle lens (21–105mm),...read more

Panasonic Lumix Gf8

Panasonic have introduced the beautifully retro-styled Lumix GF8. The sleek single lens mirrorless camera features a 16 megapixel Digital Live MOS sensor, 5.8fps shooting speed, 1080/60p video and built-in Wi-Fi, and a 3-inch 1040K-dot LCD rear monitor that can be flipped 180 degrees. The GF8 also comes with 100GB of storage on Google Drive, and th...read more

Foldio360

You might recall the feature we did some time ago on the brilliant Foldio (a traveling pop-up studio that allows you to shoot small objects under great lighting) by Orange Monkie. Their latest project is the Foldio360, a smart turntable that allows you to create beautiful 360š images with your smartphone, an affordable and professional solution for...read more

Leica X-u

Leica’s newest camera can go underwater! a rugged compact camera built for extreme weather and underwater photography. The new Leica X-U features a ruggedized body that can withstand falls, sandstorms, and water (it can be submerged up to 49 feet for up to 60 minutes). This is the first underwater camera with an APS-C Sensor, and it features 16.5MP...read more

Joby Action Battery Grip

Joby have launched yet another handy action camera accessory, the Joby Action Battery Grip, as the product name implies, this lightweight, compact grip allows you to power your action video cameras such as GoPro, Contour, and the Sony Action Cam. With a battery capacity of 2600 mAh, the grip can triple the battery life of your camera while keeping ...read more

Canon Powershot G5 X

Canonīs new and compact PowerShot G5 X, has the usual classic look we love from the G series, and is equipped with streamlined controls and customizable viewfinder displays. It comes equipped with a 1.0-inch, 20.2 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 image processor, offering enhanced low-light performance with reduced image noise, as...read more

Leica Sl

Leica goes mirrorless with the new Leica SL, a compact system that delivers 24-megapixel full-frame sensor and offers an impressive range of innovative features. The company is targeting professionals, and the Leica SL is the perfect tool, it offers the highest possible image quality with the fewest compromises. Notable features OF THE interchangea...read more

Sony Rx1r Ii

Sony has announced a spectacular palm-sized camera with an impressive 42.4 Megapixel Sensor! Improving upon the already stellar RX1R (released in 2013), the new Sony RX1R II has a body design that has been refined, and is now equipped with a pop-up OLED viewfinder for eye-level shooting, and an improved autofocus speed by 30%. The compact camera is...read more
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July 2016 Finds On Huckberry

Once again we have teamed up with our good friends at Huckberry to update our custom, curated BTS Shop.  We have picked the most exciting fresh deals this month, with some great opportunities to get your hands on the coolest apparel and travel gear for an active lifestyle and outdoor adventures. Check out our new curated list of some of the coolest products an...
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July 2016 Finds On Amazon

Once again we are here to help you find the best products on Amazon. This month we have found some more cool, beautiful and functional products buried deep in Amazonīs massive catalog. We showcase a list of products that caught our attention, either for their great discount price, for their great customer ratings, or simply because they are pretty goddamn awesome. Product details after the jump....
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Yamaha YAS-106 Sound Bar

Yamaha has just released its latest entry-level sound bar, and boy does it look good. The sleek Yamaha YAS-106 Sound Bar features an ultra slim design, two built-in subwoofers that deliver deep, rich bass, plus two tweeters, and two woofers spaced far apart for full stereo sound and virtual surround sound. There is also support for 4K and HD audio (via HDMI), a...