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Membership Announced with 1% for the Planet

One Percent for the Planet Member

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Marketing at 1% for the Planet info@onepercentfortheplanet.org +1 (802) 861-0460   Jason Nugent Photography Announces Membership with 1% for the Planet   FREDERICTON, NEW BRUNSWICK, OCTOBER 2ND, 2018 — Jason Nugent Photography joined 1% for the Planet, pledging to donate 1% of annual sales to support nonprofit organizations…

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Cortèz Outerwear Technical Shell Review

The Cortez Outerwear technical shell in the Faroe Islands

There are lots of really good outdoor gear companies out there. Until now, however, the trouble has always been justifying the very high prices of most brands, even though they offered features that were very desirable. Enter Cortèz Outerwear, from the Netherlands. Cortèz offers products directly from the manufacturer, which reduces the prices substantially while…

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Cortèz Outerwear Kickstarter, and a test in the Faroe Islands

I have not yet broadly discussed my upcoming trip to the Faroe Islands because I am waiting on a few things, but I wanted to write something right now because I believe that the Kickstarter campaign that Cortèz Outerwear is currently having is worth checking out. For those who have not heard of Cortèz Outerwear,…

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Sleeklens Landscape Workflow for Photoshop

I recently had an opportunity to take a look at the Photoshop workflows for landscape photos by Sleeklens, a company from Denmark that creates premium actions to help facilitate the process of creating final production-ready images. Installation was very simple.  The zip file that I was sent contained a single Photoshop ATN file that I…

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Live Out There: Getting Travel Ready

getting travel ready

My second article for Live Out There’s blog is now ready for your enjoyment.  The theme is travel preparedness, with a slant towards how to prepare for hiking when possible emergencies happen.    A quick preview: For me, in particular, I’ve developed a passion for adventure traveling.  The more remote, the more wild, the better. But travel in general does require…