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How to Make 4 Rolls of Toilet Paper Last 3 Months

Aaron survived in Antarctica for three months with only four rolls of toilet paper. How did he do it? Can you do it, too? Aaron tells you how to manage your toilet paper supply during a shortage. With the big national run on toilet paper, this is a key survival skill. Get items from this video at Amazon: Dove bar soap: https://amzn.to/2TLTxMd Foaming hand soap: https://amzn.to/2TOGzNO Wet Ones wipes: https://amzn.to/2WcVxyE This video was filmed with: Canon G20: https://amzn.to/39Z5J1q Sennheiser G4 Wireless Mic: https://amzn.to/2Tim6Rb LimoStudio 5in1 Speedlamp head: https://amzn.to/2FwngB2 Feit LED bulbs, 5000k, 17W power, 100W equivalent: https://amzn.to/36wZhgM
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Categories: Antarctica, gear, How To, Podcast, and Travel.

How to Choose 9 Gear Items for Extreme Adventure

Aaron talks about 9 different gear items for an extreme adventure like polar exploration or high-altitude mountaineering. He shares the gear he’s used, how well it worked, and provides some insight for each item. Get items from this video at Amazon: Julbo Goggles: https://amzn.to/2IvuaYv Smartwool Mountaineering socks (men): https://amzn.to/39Ar7ug Smartwool Mountaineering socks (women): https://amzn.to/2U4yALF Outdoor Research Alti Gloves: https://amzn.to/2Fvx1zc Outdoor Research Alti Mitts: https://amzn.to/35xJixM Hot Sac VBL: https://amzn.to/2Vm0ZiD Western Mountaineering Antelope sleeping bag: https://amzn.to/37XyfQG Western Mountaineering Bison sleeping bag: https://amzn.to/2W6eLmL Mountain Hardware Parka: https://amzn.to/2IBSjww Other items in the video: Wintergreen Parka: https://www.wintergreennorthernwear.com/collections/wintergreen-classics Eddie Bauer Parka: https://www.eddiebauer.com/p/388322243/mens-peak-xv-down-jacket Millet Everest GTX boots: https://www.mtntools.com/cat/alpineice/boots/milleteverestboots.htm
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Categories: Antarctica, arctic, climbing, gear, How To, Podcast, and Travel.

Osprey Porter 46 Travel Backpack Review

Aaron used the Osprey Porter 46 backpack while traveling in India for over 2 weeks and it worked incredibly well. He talks about this backpack, shows the different features and few tricks for using it. He also shows you how much you can stuff in this pack and still get through the discount airline carry-on restrictions. Get items from this video at Amazon: Osprey Porter 46 backpack: https://amzn.to/2vPjgtX Osprey Pack travel strap: https://amzn.to/2VPeB65 Pet roller: https://amzn.to/2wnWWaS This video was filmed with: Canon G20: https://amzn.to/39Z5J1q Sennheiser G4 Wireless Mic: https://amzn.to/2Tim6Rb LimoStudio 5in1 Speedlamp head: https://amzn.to/2FwngB2 Feit LED bulbs, 5000k, 17W power,
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Categories: gear, Podcast, and Reviews.

Travelpro Maxlite 5 Review In-Depth (Secret Compartment Reveal)

Aaron brings to you an in-depth review of the Travelpro Maxlite 5 suitcase. This bag comes in several different variations and he talks about each in the video. He also shows you how to access the secret hidden compartment inside the bag. Get items from this video at Amazon: Travelpro Maxlite Rollaboard: https://amzn.to/2Ti5h8W Travelpro Maxlite 5 Spinner: https://amzn.to/2VFTRxl Travelpro Versapro (airline crew quality): https://amzn.to/2TizmFx Hair dryer: https://amzn.to/2TlzZOy Flat iron: https://amzn.to/2IhLNuR Coach makeup bag: https://amzn.to/2IfFg3I iPad Starry Night case cover: https://amzn.to/2Tml0Uo Pet roller: https://amzn.to/2wnWWaS Halls cough drops: https://amzn.to/3an6EZN Lara bars: https://amzn.to/2vAF4tj Nature Valley Granola bars: https://amzn.to/2TBEbsh Nail clippers & files: https://amzn.to/2TiA8SX
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Categories: gear, Travel, and Uncategorized.

RX100 Battery Charger for NP-BX1 – Newmowa – Charge 3 Batteries Simultaneously

Aaron reviews the Newmowa battery charger for the Sony RX100 battery, the Sony NP-BX1. This unit charges 3 batteries simultaneously. The big bonus is that the kit comes with 3 batteries on top of it. Aaron talks about his experience with the charger and batteries while filming his show, World Beyond, in London. This battery is used in all models, including RX100, RX100 II, RX100M II, RX100 III, RX100 IV, RX100 VA, RX100 VI, RX100 VII, so having a great charger is worth it. Get items from this video at Amazon: Newmowa RX100 battery charger: https://amzn.to/3a6u6dE Sony RX100 VA: https://amzn.to/2wSOj8z Sony
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Categories: gear, Podcast, and Reviews.

5200mAH Tylt Battery Bank Review – Run a DJI Osmo Pocket All Day

Aaron reviews the Tylt Battery Banks. He used these on a 9-day film shoot in London with great results. They actually actively charge up an DJI Osmo Pocket while the Osmo Pocket is being used compared to other battery banks. These give me unlimited shooting time on a DJI Osmo Pocket. These really extend his shooting time in the field without having to stop. This is especially important with smartphones and pad devices that don’t support battery changes. Get items from this video at Amazon: Tylt 5200mAh battery bank: https://amzn.to/2VpjOkT PNY 2200mAh battery bank: https://amzn.to/32sCYI1 Apple 12W USB Power Adapter:
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Categories: gear, How To, Podcast, and Reviews.

How to Set up the Function Menu on the Sony RX100 IV V VI VII and Sony Alpha A6400 / A6600

Aaron shows you how to set up the function menu on your Sony RX100 IV, RX100 V, RX100 VA, RX100 VI, and RX100 VII. This also applies to the Sony Alpha A6400 and Sony Alpha A6600. The function menu allows you to quickly change camera settings without having to dig into the camera’s complex menu system. The Function Menu is a powerful function for videographers. However, it isn’t explained well in the manual and can be confusing. Aaron explains it completely for you, including the option to leave blank spaces. Get items from this video at Amazon: Sony RX100 VA (f/1.8
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Categories: gear, How To, and Podcast.

How to use Memory Recall on the Sony RX100 IV V VI VII and Sony Alpha A6400 / A6600

Aaron shows you how to use the memory recall function for video on the: Sony RX100 IV, RX100 V, RX100 VA, RX100 VI, RX100 VII. This also applies to the Sony Alpha A6400 and Sony Alpha A6600. The Memory Recall function is a very powerful function for videographers. However, it isn’t explained well in the manual and can be confusing. Aaron explains it completely for you, including the mysterious M1, M2, M3, etc. settings. Get items from this video at Amazon: Sony RX100 VA (f/1.8 lens): https://amzn.to/2TbKcM7 Sony RX100 VII (f/2.8 lens): https://amzn.to/2HSnC61 Sony A6600: https://amzn.to/38Yk4ei Filmed with: Canon G20:
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Categories: gear, How To, and Podcast.

Hilleberg Keron 3 GT Tent In-Depth Review in the Snow

  Aaron and Dr. Terry Williams provide you with an in-depth review of the Hilleberg Keron 3 GT tent. They show how long it takes to stomp a tent pad, how long the first time setup takes, and various features/measurements of the tent. Aaron points out the highlights, features, annoyances, and flaws of the design while it’s 15ºF (-9ºC) during filming. Get the Hilleberg Keron 3 GT tent here: https://hilleberg.com/eng/tent/black-label-tents/keron-3-gt/
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Categories: Antarctica, climbing, gear, Podcast, and Reviews.

Best UK Power Travel Adapter With Huge 3,250W Capacity and USB Ports

  Aaron shares his favorite UK power travel adapter. It comes with multiple USB ports and US power connections. It looks pretty crazy but allows for the charging of 5 devices from a single outlet! Get items from this video at Amazon: Tessan UK Travel Adapter 2 pack: https://amzn.to/2vswVa2 Apple 12W USB Power Adapter: https://amzn.to/31WyOrI This video was created with: Sony RX100 VA: https://amzn.to/2vuUIpO Sony ICD-UX560: https://amzn.to/38rs7QK Polsen MO-IDL1 Lavalier Microphone: https://amzn.to/38tb8xp
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Categories: gear, Podcast, and Travel.