2012 Bucket List

The 2012 Adventure Bucket List

Everyone needs goals. Hence this life list. In the United States, a good case could be made that one of them should be to take more time off. Americans have notoriously few paid vacation days:...

The 10 Greatest Adventure Stories of the Next Century

A century from now, the ultimate adventurer may look something like this: A super-suited, jetpacked explorer flying at breakneck speeds through the farthest reaches of the universe, discovering...

Promote A Cause

On What to Remember When Getting Started: Treat the men and women, boys and girls, that you work for with respect. They know what is most needed in their communities. Whether...

Build a Community

On Humble Beginnings: It started six years ago when I noticed an uptick in the amount of cyclists on the road. My agency,

Map Your Trip

On Equipment: I use the Spot satellite communicator paired with

Take an Underwater Photo

How to Approach an Underwater Shot: Depends on what I’m shooting. A portrait? A shark? My kids? There are two kinds of shoots, one using a nice camera, like an SLR, that I...

Create a Podcast

On Where to Start: You need to have a story idea before you put your key in the ignition to go somewhere. I would actually write out a script. You may not stick to it, but that...

Take an Amazing Adventure Photo

On Where to Look: Finding physical locations is only part of the process. You should search for intellectual and emotional places as well. Every corner of the earth has...

How to Share Your Adventure

Cynics like to say we’re now living in the Age of Overshare. Our response? That’s only if you don’t do it right.