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Idyllwild and the Hurkey Creek Trails

  The Idyllwild Trails in California did their best to keep me away. I had first planned to come here about 5 weeks ago, and on the actual day I left Los Angeles to head to Idyllwild 4 feet of snow was dropped, and I got a phone call from a ranger saying that I would need chains to get to Idyllwild.. I put everything on hold, and headed South instead. When I did finally make it to Idyllwild, both my bikes were in dire need of a bike doctor, luckily for me The Hub Cyclery in … [Read more...]

HDR Mountain Bike Photography

This year I have started shooting HDR images on the trails, personally I am really intrigued by this method, and I actually like the outcome of the photo's. For everyone that has never heard of HDR photography, just google it for plenty of info, but in short it means the following.. In image processing, computer graphics, and photography, high dynamic range imaging (HDRI or just HDR) is a set of techniques that allow a greater dynamic range of luminances between the lightest and darkest areas … [Read more...]