This version of the popular action cam was the one that finally converted one of our testers—a professional photographer—to add one to his kit. “It’s ideal for ultrarunners, mountain bikers, surfers, kayakers, scuba divers, dirt bikers, and climbers who want to dip their toes in pro-level photo and video editing,…
Outside contributor Andy Cochrane wrote an in-depth profile on the new GoPro Hero 10 this past fall, and gave it a rave review. “It incorporates a noticeably faster processor and new video stabilization, among other upgrades, which have earned it a permanent place in my camera bag,” he said.
As a professional photographer, I was disappointed in GoPro’s cameras until the brand’s newest iteration
As always, Apple found clever ways to improve upon its camera lenses, making the latest iteration increasingly useful for outdoor adventures
Polaroid-style photography is the antidote for the smartphone era, and a great way to capture your adventures on film
Capture your adventures like never before
It’s the perfect size to haul around but still packs a big optical punch
Keep an eye on anything, pretty much anywhere, for just $150
The legendary skier's latest project since retiring is an Amazon series called 'The Pack.' It's the perfect lighthearted binge to get you through the pandemic holidays.
Like always, Apple made important upgrades to its new device. The 12 Pro Max, which launches in November, will be even better.
We asked professional photographers for the skills you can practice in your own neighborhood
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From Patagonia to South Africa to Yosemite, visit some of our favorite places on the planet in real time via these live webcams—and start dreaming of where you want to go when we can travel again
You don't need to invest in a lot of equipment and expensive photography classes to get high-quality shots. Just use these simple tricks, courtesy of a professional travel photographer.
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After tragedy followed Hugo Sanchez from El Salvador to Canada, he started photographing the northern lights, finding a new sense of purpose in the wintertime sky
Sometimes smartphone cameras don’t cut it. Upgrade that special mother in your life to the Coolpix B600, which features 60x optical zoom, full HD video, and built-in WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity for sharing photos. The controls are simple, so she can get shooting right out of the box.
Goodbye, shaky footage. Outside contributor Brent Rose praised the Hero7 Black for its superb image stabilization. “It handles small bumps much better [than the Hero6] and does a killer job of eliminating vibration,” Rose writes. “The footage is certainly smoother and easier on the eyes (and the…
The new iPhone is an even better camera for people who want to adventure outside
We featured the Rylo in our 2019 Summer Buyer’s Guide as one of the best action cameras. “Rylo’s dual-lens camera shoots video in 360 degrees, so you get everything,” our tester wrote. After you’re done shooting, the easy-to-use app lets to choose the best footage for your clip.
The key to becoming an Instagram standout? Graduating from your iPhone to a portable, professional setup.
This revived classic is perfectly suited to city life
The collaboration could answer some crucial questions about what happens to helmets during a crash and points the way forward for better testing and certification
I beat the snot out of it to see how it holds up
Immortalize your adventures
Easily the most versatile mount you can buy, this accessory turns your ski pole into a selfie stick for powder-heavy face shots. It also fits multiple positions on your bike: stick it on your bars for head-first action, or turn it backward on your seat post to capture a friend…
We featured the FXpedition Monopod in our roundup of the best camera accessories of 2017. When you need some stability to get the shot, you can use this foldable monopod. Bonus: it doubles as a hiking pole.
What goes into making a great Outside photograph? Our designers and photo editors picked their favorites—from sky diving record attempts to skiers hucking 60-foot cliffs—from the magazine's Exposure section and describe what they love about each
Keep these lighting and composition tips in mind the next time you take your camera for a walk
How do the cameras stack up? It all depends on your adventures.
The Capture clip was originally designed to allow you to tote a large camera on your backpack strap or belt for hands-free carrying. Add the POV kit and you can use the Capture clip to mount your GoPro to your backpack strap, giving you the same easy access as the…
Action cameras don’t have flashes. You can try to rig a headlamp on a tree to get your video in the dark, or you can use this duo of LED lights, which sandwich your action camera via a mounting bar, throwing 3,000 lumens on your subject. They’re just as durable…
Joby’s flexible joints allow you to secure this tripod to a tree, fence post, car bumper—almost anything you can think of. Fix the camera and use a remote trigger (or app on your phone or watch) so you can be the director and talent in the same shot. You can…
Get your finger out of the shot with this small extender handle, which is especially handy on water-based adventures. The bottom of the grip has a flotation device that will keep your camera from sinking to the bottom of the ocean when you get smacked by a rogue wave.
The XR is essentially just as good as its pricier, more feature-rich sibling
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Best practices gleaned from decades of shooting
Stuart Palley captures images of wildfires at night, making some of the riskiest art around
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Michael Clark follows world-class athletes to the far reaches of the earth. This is his go-to gear to get him there.
Outside's social media manager shares her tips
Taking photos the old-fashioned way will make you better
The Australian pro has a few tools she never leaves behind
Pro mountain biker Katie Holden is on a whirlwind world tour. Here's the travel gear that keeps her cranking.
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Snapping the perfect shot is hard. Snagging the perfect gear shouldn't be.
Tip #1: Leave your iPhone at home
Whether for Instagram or the mantelpiece, these shooters capture your escapades best
The latest from the original action-camera maker promises unparalleled image stabilization
Adventure photographer Jen Edney embedded with the 2017–2018 Volvo Ocean Race, one of sailing's most dangerous competitions.
Leave your bulky camera bag at home and instead protect your expensive electronics in this unique pouch
The Olloclip Filmer's setup will seriously improve your iPhone photos
Tools to capture your most cinematic adventures
The new Hero is a good little camera for the price, and it's intended for those who are interested in buying a GoPro but aren't ready to drop $300 or more
At least that's the result of a new study, which also found that drivers tend to cause crashes and close calls way more often than road bikers
Running dead is not an option—at least not one we want to contemplate
The once dominant action sports company is beginning 2018 with some major changes
After several weeks testing the new camera, our editor came away seriously impressed with several of its upgrades
How the Pixel 2 improves on the search giant’s original smartphone release
Tools that make it impossible to take a bad picture.
The company’s flagship camera has important updates, including higher quality footage and better image stabilization
The software update, which launched today, is almost identical to what GoPro touted months ago but has yet to deliver
The GoPro founder always keeps one of his cameras handy, even when he sleeps
Thanks to new software, your #roadtrip photos are going to get a lot better
How to trick-out your picture-taking device without breaking the bank
For years, the action-cam maker insisted it wanted to become an entertainment company. Now it's back to focusing on a few core products—a strategy that is finally working
And no, we’re not talking about his bike
And stop taking goddamn selfies. Award-winning adventure photographer Krystle Wright lets us in on nine of her secrets.
A snapshot in the hand is worth two in the cloud
And 11 travel tools that are up to the abuse
11 products that professional photographer Chris Brinlee Jr. keeps in his camera bag at all times
Nail the shot, anywhere, anytime
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The brand seems to have moved 360-degree cameras forward in a big way with the Fusion
A legendary war photographer now leaves his Leicas at home