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What to Bring Travelling: Photography Equipment

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By: Bryan Rite

It can be hard to know what type of equipment to bring and how to go about storing your photos safely while on the road. This guide will help you get started in the right direction and explains some of the most common options available.

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From Kathmandu, Nepal

Hi I am Rabin from Kathmandu, Nepal. I am a search engine optimiser. Working in thamel, which is a tourist hub in Kathmandu. I am currently majoring in Sociology/ Anthropology and Culture...

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Andy West

From Guildford, Great Britain

I've decided to challenge myself and change my life!First (foot)stop is the CDT (Continental Divide Trail) from North to South America, approximately 3000 miles along the rocky spine of the Mid-West. Starting at the end of June 2008 I will go South from Montana down to New Mexico , solo and on foot only. Dodging bears, hillbillies and the odd sasqwatch should be quite intersting for me and hopefully you, so stay...

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From Sheffield, Great Britain

Hello, ima 4th year medical student, working and travelling in different coutries doingmy elective as part of my coursefor 10 weeks! Not bad ha!...

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From Santa Cruz, CA, United States

Hello! I am Will(Codename: Alex LOL). I am a 27 year old Securities Technician from Santa Cruz Beach, California. When I am not working I like: dancing, clubbing, raves(no drugs), hanging with my lovely girlfriend Eve, partying with friends, Abercrombie & Fitch, Listening to Music(Mostly techno and dance, hip hop R&B, some rock, some punk, some Jazz), cruising, going on crazy adventures(I went on a covert mission once to Guatemala to b...

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Southern France

Experienced By: d_weisk

*If you missed part 1 of the blog, just click "Engaged in Toblach" at the top of the page. Leaving Rovinj we headed north along the coast and made our way to a long Caribbean beach like peninsula just south of Venice proper. Here we met with Sven, a good mate from Australia and his partner Katrine and daughter Lynn. It was great to see a familiar face! &... Read More »

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Heathrow Airport, England

Experienced By: lamundsen

The Champagne wine countryside is very beautiful and would lend itself well to cycle touring/wine tastings. Again for another year as our time was pressing. From there we headed north traversing a number of WW1 battlefields, as timing would have it just as the red poppies are in full colour . It seems beautiful until one thinks of the horror and devastation that happened there not so terribly long ago. We camped on the south ... Read More »

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Cross country skiing Japan!

Experienced By: d_weisk

Skiing Japan!(For more pictures and blogs of the rest of Japan, see previous blogs). Well another ski season has come and past and with that many great memories. This past December, Laure and I were fortunate to travel to Japan for several weeks to sightsee and ski. Most people don't associate Japan with skiing at all, and if they do, they think deep powder skiing, surely not... Read More »

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Nicaragua , 2015

Experienced By: ben_debbie

Starting  a  new  journal  to  share  some  of  our  experiences  on  this  5  week  trip .   Starting  out  with  a  glitch  as  our  first  flights on January  20th   were  cancelled  due  to  a  foggy  evening  in  Kelowna , but  rescheduled  for  the  ... Read More »