Bill Campbell Photography
Bill Campbell Photography
Bill Campbell Photography
Bill Campbell Photography
Bill Campbell Photography
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Wilderness Medicine- Trip planning- Navigation

Have you ever started hiking into a new area and got to a fork in the trail, with no signs, and wondered “which way do I go from here?“. Most of us have and that’s what I want to help you with today in our Planning section on navigation. I will admit, I’ve been obsessed […]

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Ready for Spring and Summer Adventures? Medicine for the Outdoors

Most outdoor adventurers (photographers, climbers, paddlers, hikers, cyclists) start their preparation for an upcoming season of nice weather adventure by sorting, cleaning, organizing and buying new gear. Some forward thinking individuals also consider physical conditioning in preparation for increased physical demands from their outdoor activities. Also reading through guide books and magazines and making plans […]

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Antarctic Chronicles- Clothing

  Clothing Preparation: boots waterproof pants waterproof gloves liner gloves and mittens or outer gloves long underwear deck shoes for ship fleece or wool sweater wool boot socks and liners pants and shirts for wear on ship (very casual) workout gear if you are so inclined Balaclava or cover for neck and ears and head […]

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Antarctica Chronicles: Camera Preparation

Since I have started traveling with a Panasonic system (GH4), my camera equipment weight has been drastically reduced without reducing the quality of images that I capture! My system below (with Laptop and IPad) weighed in at 16.5 pounds because I was given the communication that the chartered flight from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia was […]

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Antartica Interlude: Beach Ice

In between portions of my Antarctica Chronicles, I will be posting video and timelapse from the trip. Today’s interlude is from a “wet” landing surrounded by penguins. I hiked up the first pitch and decided to hang around the penguin rookery while Katrine and others hiked further up the mountainside. Back at the beach, I […]

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Antarctic Cruise Chronicles Part 2

In continuing my preparation notes for Antarctica Cruise, these are some tips for getting into the right frame of mind to visit the Place of Penguins and Ice.   Mental Preparation: Read, look at maps, watch Happy Feet and March of the Penguins on DVD. Watch Chasing Ice on DVD and go to Extreme Ice […]

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