Tag Archives: Outdoor Gear

SHIFT PACK: From Office To The Wild… With Your Photography Gear

There’s a photographer in all of us. If not so, why else would smartphone makers keep turning out amazing camera on their devices? However, for some, it takes more than a smartphone camera to satisfy their need to capture amazing images and for that some people, here’s a bag, ALPAKA SHIFT, that will take you from office straight into the outdoor and with the gear you need for an amazing outdoor amateur shoot. Oh, you have a drone like the Mavic Pro? Well, fret not. ALPAKA SHIFT have your drone covered too. SHIFT is not your run-of-the-mill backpack. Continue reading SHIFT PACK: From Office To The Wild… With Your Photography Gear

Finally, Backpacks That Can Go From The Office Straight Into The Wild

If you ever felt carrying a North Face backpack around the city is a wee bit out-of-place, well, it probably is. I mean, not everybody mind carrying an outdoor backpack in an urban jungle, but if you do, then you really should check out the EVERGOODS CPL24 and MPL30 Crossover Backpacks. As the product name proposed, these backpacks are thoughtfully designed to transition seamlessly from concrete jungle to the actual jungle. It has the construction and features to meet the rigor of outdoor use, but with the aesthetic that won’t be out-of-place in and around town. Continue reading Finally, Backpacks That Can Go From The Office Straight Into The Wild

Ball and Buck’s New Balance 585 Is Surprisingly Refreshing And Beautiful

American’s classy sporting outfit maker Ball and Buck has come together with long time American’s sport shoes maker New Balance to create a shoe designed with sporting gentlemen in mind. Two years in the making, the New Balance x Ball and Buck Made In USA 585, as it is called, has special significance as both are American label who are fervent proponents of made in USA goods and thus, not surprisingly, this Ball and Buck iteration of the classic NB 585 is made in the good’ol US of A. We relish this idea, very much. Not that goods made elsewhere isn’t good, but we are wary of possible malpractices and even abuses that contradicts international laws in the name of producing the goods ‘more economically’. But that’s just our point-of-view Continue reading Ball and Buck’s New Balance 585 Is Surprisingly Refreshing And Beautiful

RokPak Is How You Keep Gadgets Juiced And Protected When Out In The Wild

You have seen ruggedized power bank and ruggedized smartphone case, now meet one that is both and with solar charger to boot. RokPak Pioneer Series, as it is called, is not quite a smartphone case, though. It is a drybox that packs features that your small gadgets will need to survive out in the wild which includes extreme protection, backup battery and near-endless supply battery. The box itself is designed to float on water, along with a construction that meets IP67-rating and MIL-STD-810G for protection against dust and water, as well as shock from drops. Continue reading RokPak Is How You Keep Gadgets Juiced And Protected When Out In The Wild

Casio’s New PRO TREK Watch Gets 200 Meter Water Resistant

We have always have a thing for outdoor watches, though from the belly each of us here has, it is fairly obvious that outdoor activities are the last thing we do these days. But that’s not the point. The point is, Casio has a new outdoor timepiece that would appeal to serious outdoor enthusiasts (and the past us) and that timepiece is the PRO TREK PRW-3500. If you have the love for extreme sports, such as surfing (not the Internet, btw), diving, kayaking and rafting, this is the watch of choice. Besides looking the part of an outdoor watch, this new PRO TREK can now dive to 200 meters (656 feet) deep, allowing you to take you exploration deeper into the ocean. Continue reading Casio’s New PRO TREK Watch Gets 200 Meter Water Resistant