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October 2012 Archive

Don Cooper, Travel Adventure Film's Funny Man, Dead at 89

The wit and humor of Don Cooper—Alaska Lumberjack with a camera—is silent. Don passed away October 12 in Bozeman, Montana. For four decades, from 1958 to 1998, Don was the most entertaining travelogue producer-narrator on the national circuit.   Read More
Posted by Stan Walsh in Features October 24, 2012

Cameras Catch These Speeding Wingsuiters Whizzing Down Mountains Over...

Cameras are big in the sport of wingsuit flying. You know: The art of keeping alive while flinging yourself off a mountaintop at speeds over 100 m.p.h, aiming for a nice landing in a target valley far below.   Read More
Posted by Hal McClure in Features October 08, 2012

Is a Drone Chopper Whirling Your Filmic Way?

You’re shooting a travel-adventure film while boating upriver in Borneo on your way to a former headhunters village. You have only one camera, which is on your boat. But wouldn’t it be great if you had another one catching aerial footage of you and the colorful riverside activity?   Read More
Posted by Hal McClure in Features October 02, 2012