MY TOUGHEST SHOT
Sixteen of our favorite adventure photographers tell you the stories behind the (incredible, amazing, beautiful) shots that took them to the edge.
BETWEEN THE DEVIL AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA
The refugee route from Haiti to America entails cramped boats and a risky open-water crossing—so that's just how PATRICK SYMMES and five sunstruck shipmates did it.
ANTONIN KRATOCHVIL SHOOTS FROM THE HIP
The Czech photographer is our era's most singular eye-on-the-ground. BY ELIZA GRISWOLD
Twenty-year-old Maui native Clay Marzo has Asperger's syndrome—and it s made him one of the world's greatest surfers. BY JONAH LEHRER.
» THE AMATEURS: We sent disposable cameras to 11 Outside heroes. You won't believe what they sent back.
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