Video: Nat Geo Uses VR to Take Us Deep into the Ocean

The promise of virtual reality and 360º video still seems like it is always just around the corner. Still, we’ve seen some organizations putting it to good use, with National Geographic being at the forefront of this movement. Recently, they used 360º cameras to capture outstanding views of Everest for instance and now they’re back … Read more

Video: Nat Geo Presents Expedition Everest 360

Last week I told you about a ground-breaking expedition to Mt. Everest that took place last spring, during which climber/photographer Renan Ozturk used specially equipped drones to capture the mountain using 360º photo technology. Meanwhile, other members of the same team climbed to the summit, while also searching for the body of missing explorer Sandy Irvine, … Read more

The North Face, Patagonia, and REI Pull Facebook Ads Due to Spread of Misinformation

Two stalwarts of the outdoor industry have drawn a line in the sand with the world’s largest social network. Both The North Face, Patagonia, and REI have elected to pull their advertising dollars from Facebook over the continued spread of misinformation, racists viewpoints, troubling conspiracy theories, and “hateful lies.” All three companies, which are obviously … Read more