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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.

How to Get an Empty Seat Next to You on International Flights

Aaron explains how he scored an empty seat next to him twice on a 9-hour international flight to and from London. This freed up space so he and his girlfriend could stretch out and enjoy the limited space in economy class. He explains the chances of success and the best way to go about it. This doesn’t work ever time but it’s certainly worth a try. Motion sequences filmed using the DJI Osmo Pocket: https://amzn.to/301J1Fw
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Categories: How To, Podcast, and Travel.

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.

How to Use Crampons on Steep Icy Slopes

Aaron shows you how to use crampons on steep, icy slopes. He covers multiple fall directions and how to deal with them. Get these items on Amazon: Grivel Crampons: https://amzn.to/33GTrXV Black Diamond Venom: https://amzn.to/2CfxVOE Black Diamond Raven Pro: https://amzn.to/2Yef00z La Sportiva Nepal Cube GTX: https://amzn.to/2Y6RKC4 Katahoola Microspikes: https://amzn.to/2P3Dg1L Outdoor Research Gaiters for the Cubes: https://amzn.to/2PcgIvU Black Diamond Ice Axe protector: https://amzn.to/36zot6L Black Diamond Spike protector: https://amzn.to/2PNHVXE Black Diamond ice axe leash: https://amzn.to/2rfMboF Adventure Expedition One – How to expedition: https://amzn.to/2tIASTG Watch my reviews: Black Diamond Raven Pro: https://youtu.be/4A4Ho2hGLvw Black Diamond Venom: https://youtu.be/gggoFQLdy-A La Sportiva Cubes: https://youtu.be/GnPuFCJp51A
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Categories: climbing, gear, How To, and Podcast.

How to Use an Ice Axe on Snowy and Icy Slopes

Aaron shows you how to use an ice axe on steep, icy slopes. He covers multiple fall directions and how to deal with them. Get these items on Amazon: Black Diamond Venom: https://amzn.to/2CfxVOE Black Diamond Raven Pro: https://amzn.to/2Yef00z La Sportiva Nepal Cube GTX: https://amzn.to/2Y6RKC4 Grivel Crampons: https://amzn.to/33GTrXV Katahoola Microspikes: https://amzn.to/2P3Dg1L Outdoor Research Gaiters for the Cubes: https://amzn.to/2PcgIvU Black Diamond Ice Axe protector: https://amzn.to/36zot6L Black Diamond Spike protector: https://amzn.to/2PNHVXE Black Diamond ice axe leash: https://amzn.to/2rfMboF Adventure Expedition One – How to expedition: https://amzn.to/2tIASTG Watch my reviews: Black Diamond Raven Pro: https://youtu.be/4A4Ho2hGLvw Black Diamond Venom: https://youtu.be/gggoFQLdy-A La Sportiva Cubes: https://youtu.be/GnPuFCJp51A
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Categories: climbing, gear, How To, and Podcast.

Sawyer Filter vs Aqua Mira for Backpacking Water Purification

Aaron compares 12 aspects, saving the best for last, of the Sawyer and Aqua Mira water filtration system. Aaron looks at the key points and comparisons based on his experience with each product. Weight, Speed, Complexity, Failure likelihood, Freezing performance, Long term performance, Quantity of water, Taste of water, Handle gritty water, Maintenance, Versatility, Infectious Vector removal Get items from this video at Amazon: Sawyer Mini Filter: https://amzn.to/2ZYUnqs Aqua Mira: https://amzn.to/35vsZSc
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You can’t fly after Oct 1, 2020 without this – REAL ID Warning

If you do not have a REAL ID act compliant drivers license, you will not be able to use it to fly after Oct 1, 2020. You must provide multiple proofs of identification, residency, and other documentation. Check the links below and get ready for travelmagedon in early October as people arrive at airports with a REAL ID compliant drivers license. https://www.dhs.gov/real-id https://www.dhs.gov/real-id-frequently-asked-questions
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Categories: How To, Podcast, and Travel.

How to make FCPX Credits and Titles in Indesign

Aaron shows you how to use the text engine in Adobe Indesign to make title or credit sequences quickly. If you need to make a change, you can make changes to the text in one shot. This works great when you have a dozen or more credit or title sequences. Once you get this set up, it’s incredibly quick to make changes. You can change the font or size of dozens to hundreds of titles or names super quickly. NOTE – The credits look great. They look blocky because I’m doing a screen capture. They look as good as FCPX
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Categories: How To and Podcast.

Black Diamond Speed 40 Pack Review In-Depth

Aaron reviews the Black Diamond Speed 40 Pack. This is an excellent summit day pack as well as a general adventure pack. He talks about the different features and shows items on the pack to give you a better idea of its fit and function. Black Diamond Speed 40 pack: https://amzn.to/2SmfUHJ Black Diamond Venom: https://amzn.to/2CfxVOE Black Diamond Raven Pro: https://amzn.to/2Yef00z Grivel Crampons: https://amzn.to/39arxHN Black Diamond Crampon bag: https://amzn.to/2MsxiXB Black Diamond Half Dome helmet: https://amzn.to/34TMIKX Petzl ice screws: https://amzn.to/39cGokU Camp nano 22 carabiner: https://amzn.to/37aZ16X Petzl Ascender: https://amzn.to/35Y84Ig Black diamond carabiner: https://amzn.to/2SkXtTX Note – the pack color is slightly different than in
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Categories: climbing, gear, Podcast, and Reviews.