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Today in Gear: October 23, 2013

Phiaton Chord Noise-Canceling Bluetooth Headphones That silent H makes all the difference — these cordless Chord headphones are sleek as hell and capable too. Utilizing Bluetooth 4.0, they can stream your media wirelessly over longer distances and with higher quality than previous technologies. Noise canceling blocks 98% of exterior din; it’ll connect to two devices…

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Prime Time: 5 Best Fixed-Lens Cameras

There was a time when photographers didn’t carry nine different lenses with their camera, a time when one wide-angle lens was enough to get an adroit photographer through the day because he realized that sometimes the best way to zoom in was to damn well walk closer to his subject. While most of us like having a versatile zoom lens, there’s something to be said for having only one focal length: when you shoot with a fixed focal length camera, you don’t take pictures, you take photographs. We’ve rounded up the top six “fixies” to get you started on your path towards being an artisan.

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Today in Gear: September 11, 2013

Bonobos French Corders Your dad knew how to rock corduroy back in his day, but sadly, the leisure suit has gone the way of the dodo Fu Manchu ‘stache. Corduroy, on the other hand, is here to stay. Bonobos would like to wrap your legs in the decidedly awesome fabric (imported from France), now in…

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Today in Gear: April 17, 2013

Ricoh GR So it looks like a Playmobil toy. But the GR undercuts other compact competition in size and price without sacrificing quality. An f2.8 lens, APS-C CMOS sensor and a super fast autofocus? Say cheese, baby. $800 Geigerrig Pressurized Hydration Pack With its innovative new pack, Geigerrig is turning the hydration industry on its…

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Pentax K-01

Don’t let the bright colors — a signature Pentax touch — fool you. Behind the bold design by Marc Newson, the Pentax K-01 ($749+), pronounced “kay-zero-one”, has the intentions of a serious enthusiast’s camera. Within the machined aluminum frame, the K-01 houses a 16 megapixel APS-C with sensor-shift stabilization, compatibility with nearly all Pentax lenses…

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Ricoh G600 Outdoor Digital Camera

Your active lifestyle necessitates rugged gear. What you use to capture those moments shouldn’t be any different. The Ricoh G600 isn’t a product widely available here in the states. As a matter of fact, any one that you find is most likely a gray market product, but that doesn’t lessen it’s capabilities. The G600 is…