Essential Arc’teryx gear for surviving the blistering heat

When summer rears its unforgiving head it can be an ugly thing. Hiking, running, climbing, all tough on their own, but add in intense heat and you’ve got yourself a recipe for discomfort, even danger. In California, summers range from low 90ºs to over 100ºF and beyond, depending on location. Managing body temperature is critical, … Continue reading Essential Arc’teryx gear for surviving the blistering heat

Q&A with Brazilian photographer Rafael Paixão

Photographer Rafael Paixão mixes subtle tones with lush landscapes, organic fashion, and sultry portraiture, all without any feeling of overdoing it, or trying too hard. It seems his genuine approach stems from his roots in Sao Paulo Brazil, a country filled with infinitely varying aesthetics and rich inspiration. I especially love his cinematic approach, with whimsical settings but a … Continue reading Q&A with Brazilian photographer Rafael Paixão