How to identify the best downcoat for your climate zone

How to identify the best downcoat for your climate zone

Everyone needs outerwear who doesn't live in the Tropics Most people feel most comfortable in the temperature range of (9oC to 24oC). When wearing the right outerwear, i.e. the right insulation, one can stay outside for an extended amount of time feeling comfortable, i.e. not having the feeling of freezing to hypothermia. Go for the insulation [...]

See why 40 below was great for a bikini look

See why 40 below was great for a bikini look

What's the difference between a degree Celsius and Fahrenheit? Whenever you want to measure something, you will have to establish a scale. This means you choose two reference points that you can use for calibration. A reference point must fulfill the criterion that you will get the same value when you repeat the observation under [...]

See the great challenges of outfit photos in the Arctic

See the great challenges of outfit photos in the Arctic

Dark days in Alaska make photography an art Taking outfit photos at this time a year at 64.8569° N, 147.8028° W is quite a challenge. Thus, we try to take them inside or in lighted places outside when possible. In these photos, I like the reflection of the outfit in the glass of the storm [...]