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DPS's The Shadow Campaign — "Ski Photographer" on Blister

DPS ‘s The Shadow Campaign — “Ski Photographer”

Oskar Enander is one of the best ski photographers out there. He also happens to be color blind. Check out DPS’s recent film to see how he got into photography, how his unique perspective has helped him as a photographer, and, of course, plenty of beautiful powder-skiing footage.

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Noah Bodman reviews the Leatt 3DF 6.0 Knee Guard for Blister

Leatt 3DF 6.0 Knee Guard

When it comes to biking knee pads, you’re usually stuck choosing between very protective, bulky pads, or less protective, more pedal-friendly options. But the Leatt 3DF 6.0 combines elements from both those categories, so what’s the end result?

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Merlin Rock Gear's Erick Davidson on Blister's All Things Climbing Podcast

Making Homemade Cams: Erick Davidson of Merlin Rock Gear (Ep.20)

Merlin Rock Gear makes the best cams you’ve never heard of — they aren’t sold in stores or online, and they don’t even have a website. Engineer Erick Davidson designs and builds extra-large format cams at home, trimming weight and introducing clever design elements to raise the bar significantly for large cams. We talk about his design improvements and how he convinced himself that they were safe to use in the real world.

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Luke Koppa & Jonathan Ellsworth review the Tecnica Zero G Tour Pro for Blister

2018-2019 Tecnica Zero G Tour Pro

The new Tecnica Zero G Tour Pro boot got a “Best Of” award in our 18/19 Winter Buyer’s Guide, and it was a contender for our Product of the Year. And now you can check out our full review to see why.

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Cy Whitling reviews the Armada ARV 106 for Blister

2018-2019 Armada ARV 106

It’s rare that an updated product is better than its predecessor in every respect, but the redesigned Armada ARV 106 might just be one of those products. Check out our full review.

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Blister's 3-ski Quiver Awards — 18/19

3-Ski Quivers: Reviewers’ Selections (18/19)

We’ve asked a number of our reviewers to discuss how they think about putting together a ski quiver, and which specific skis they’d choose. Check out part 2, including additions from Jonathan Ellsworth, Sascha Anastas, Kristin Sinnott, and Brian Lindahl.

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Noah Bodman reviews the Race Face Next R Wheels for Blister

Race Face Next R Wheels

We’ve now put over 1000 miles on Race Face’s carbon Next R wheels, including everything from multi-day Enduro races to DH courses. So, how’d they do?

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Eric Hjorleifson discusses the Matchstick Productions Movie "HOJI" on the Blister Podcast

HOJI on “HOJI” (Ep.75)

Few people are so good at what they do that they can have a film made about their life and career while they’re still in the middle of both. But Eric Hjorleifson is one of those people, so we talked to Hoji about the new Matchstick movie and more.

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Which Ski for Which Superhero? Blister

Which Ski for Which Superhero?

What would Captain America, the Incredible Hulk, and other superheroes ski on? In honor of the life and imagination of Stan Lee, we’ve selected just the right ski for a whole slew of superheroes.

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Andrew Forward reviews the Never Summer Swift Split for Blister

2018-2019 Never Summer Swift Split

We’ve recently seen an increasing number of surf-inspired boards hit the market, but the Never Summer Swift Split stands out as a splitboard that’s not only surfy, but that’s also stable enough for riding fast and dropping cliffs.

Jaden Anderson reviews The North Face Flight RKT Jacket for Blister

The North Face Flight RKT Jacket

The North Face Flight RKT jacket is one of the lightest wind shells we’ve ever reviewed. But what’s the cost of that low weight, and is it strictly a running piece, or could you also use it for activities like biking and hiking?

Luke Koppa reviews the Anon M4 Goggle for Blister

Anon M4 Goggle

Anon goggles feature the best lens-swap system we’ve used, and this year, they have a new goggle that lets you use two different types of lenses. Check out our review of the Anon M4.

Blister's Rock Climbing Pant Roundup

Rock Climbing Pant Roundup — 2018

Previously a bit of an afterthought, climbing pants now come in a wide variety of styles and designs. We spent over 100 days climbing in a few of the current options, and here we’ve detailed what sets each one apart.

Brian Lindahl reviews the Whitedot Ragnarok 118 Carbonlite for Blister

2018-2019 Whitedot Ragnarok 118 Carbonlite

By lightening up their big-mountain weapon, the Ragnarok, with their “Carbonlite” construction, Whitedot intended to make a true, big-mountain powder charger that’s still light enough to haul uphill. So did they hit the mark with the Ragnarok Carbonlite?

DPS's The Shadow Campaign — "Ski Photographer" on Blister

DPS ‘s The Shadow Campaign — “Ski Photographer”

Oskar Enander is one of the best ski photographers out there. He also happens to be color blind. Check out DPS’s recent film to see how he got into photography, how his unique perspective has helped him as a photographer, and, of course, plenty of beautiful powder-skiing footage.

Noah Bodman reviews the Leatt 3DF 6.0 Knee Guard for Blister

Leatt 3DF 6.0 Knee Guard

When it comes to biking knee pads, you’re usually stuck choosing between very protective, bulky pads, or less protective, more pedal-friendly options. But the Leatt 3DF 6.0 combines elements from both those categories, so what’s the end result?

Merlin Rock Gear's Erick Davidson on Blister's All Things Climbing Podcast

Making Homemade Cams: Erick Davidson of Merlin Rock Gear (Ep.20)

Merlin Rock Gear makes the best cams you’ve never heard of — they aren’t sold in stores or online, and they don’t even have a website. Engineer Erick Davidson designs and builds extra-large format cams at home, trimming weight and introducing clever design elements to raise the bar significantly for large cams. We talk about his design improvements and how he convinced himself that they were safe to use in the real world.

Luke Koppa & Jonathan Ellsworth review the Tecnica Zero G Tour Pro for Blister

2018-2019 Tecnica Zero G Tour Pro

The new Tecnica Zero G Tour Pro boot got a “Best Of” award in our 18/19 Winter Buyer’s Guide, and it was a contender for our Product of the Year. And now you can check out our full review to see why.