07 December 2011
Over the past week winter has returned to the Alps in style, even though the BBC, Daily Mail, Guardian and the Metro would have had us thinking differently.
The three well known purveyors of news all ran articles of doom and gloom on the slopes on Monday sparking us, and many others in the ski community, into a Twitter frenzy of live snow updates, photos and forecasts. Thanks to team members an...
02 December 2011
Now I appreciate most people who use Igluski are regular skiers, but for those who are either new to the sport, are forgetful or wonder why they are always cold, no matter how big their jackets are, here is our ski holiday checklist, to make packing that little bit easier.
Whether skiing or snowboarding, the vast majority of your 'software' will be the same, brands apart. Where it differs is down...
29 November 2011
This week we are looking at HD cameras for the slopes and have enlisted the expert help of Matt Taylor, from Action Cameras, to give us a review of this year's hottest piece of kit, the GoPro HD Hero2.
GoPro HD Hero2
So by now, most people have heard of GoPro and if you haven't you've almost certainly seen footage filmed on one: that video of the fella getting knocked of his bike by a bu...
18 November 2011
Last night the world tour of the Art of Flight arrived in London for the UK premiere at the BFI IMAX, Europe's largest HD screen. Though the film has been available to buy for a few weeks now, the vast majority of people in the room had waited so they could watch the Art of Flight on the big screen, and none of them, me included, were disappointed.
The event started as soon as you arrived at t...
14 November 2011
Last week I was lucky enough to go to the London premiere of this year's Warren Miller film, ...Like There's No Tomorrow. With last year's offering, Wintervention, being a killer film, ...Like There's No Tomorrow had a lot to live up to.
As you would expect Warren Miller didn't let us down with this year's film. Due to the epic amounts of snowfall last season, some incredible skill, some heart...