stuff we drool about

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 world´s 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

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Finally available for purchase is the new and improved model of Canon´s 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 Canon´s 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 360º 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

Canon´s 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

Dji Osmo

The world´s largest drone manufacturer, DJI, have just announced a different kind of product. Say hello to the DJI Osmo, a Handheld 12MP/4K camera with a brushless gimbal (designed to keep the camera flat no matter how you move it), for gorgeous, silky-smooth cinematic shots. The handheld device features an integrated 4K camera with a 1/2.3-inch se...read more

Shoot Magnetic Camera Strap

Shoot Magnetic Camera Strap was developed by the guys at Restrap, a UK based company that aims to offer high quality camera straps that enable you to quickly strap them on and off,  swap cameras with unbeatable ease, all thanks to a strong magnetic connection system, that can withstand up to 100kg when combined, sure to provide safety and free...read more

Taab | Lens Focus Tab

If you´re a keen photographer, and are all about manual focusing, this is just the thing for you. Meet Taab, you´re new best friend. Taab is the easiest way to add a focus tab on your lens, simply slip it on to get a sturdy finger rest, a smooth grip and tactile feel when you need critical focus, it also gives you a visual guide to let you know you...read more
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Editors Pick

May 2016 Finds On Amazon

Amazon does indeed have all sorts of nice stuff, once again we are here to help you find it. This week we have found some more cool, beautiful and functional products buried deep in Amazon´s 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 j...
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Albion Jacket

Taylor Stitch and Mission Workshop have teamed up for a collection of technical gear including this good-looking Albion Jacket. The classic overshirt is the perfect mid-weight insulated layer, it is made with a water-resistant and fast drying stretch windshell nylon exterior and soft, high loft Polartec fleece lining. The Albion Jacket provides a barrier to t...
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June 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...