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Jukka Salminen in South America

Jukka Salminen

03/24/2019

Jukka writes: My dad introduced me to bicycle touring at a young age. Together we undertook week ...

A hotel room in India

Hotel rooms

02/04/2019

In hotel rooms, try taking pictures of daily routines such as route planning, reading a book and ...

Scanning the road

12/26/2018

When you come across some beautiful scenery alongside the road, first look up and down the road t...

Downsizing tips

12/02/2018

Beforehand: “Yes, let’s do it!” After so many years, we were finally going to realize our d...

Ben Page

11/15/2018

Ben is a multi-award winning filmmaker, adventurer, and photographer based in the UK. He spends h...

Heike Pirngruber photographer cyclist

Heike Pirngruber

10/06/2018

Heike aka ‘Pushbikegirl’ is from Heidelberg, Germany. She’s pedaled over 50 countries, 75.0...

Eric Timmerman and Olivia Cuenca from Riding Wild in Georgia

Eric Timmerman

08/27/2018

In the spring of 2016, Eric Timmerman and Olivia Cuenca set off to ride their bicycles around the...

Sense of place

03/02/2018

Cycle touring isn’t just about racing up and over mountain passes. Experiencing new cultures is...

Cinderella Servranckx

Cindy Servranckx

01/22/2018

I’m Dutch, born in 1972, and love adventure in the form of traveling and diving deeper and deep...

Edit

12/29/2017

To end up with great pictures, shoot from many different perspectives, camera standpoints and eve...

Nicolas Marino camping in the Egyptian desert.

Nicolás Marino

11/09/2017

Originally from Argentina, I am a photographer and architect who travels the world by bicycle, sp...

Kids

10/19/2016

When photographing kids, you have to work quickly. Children have a short attention span and after...

Mike Howarth's bike leans against a bridge in Peru.

Mike Howarth

04/02/2015

Mike talks about his past journey through South America and the Indian Himalaya: “It is fair to...

Glen Charles bike camping on a beach in Alaska.

Glenn Charles

09/19/2014

Glenn spent his first 40 years living what he thought was the American Dream; he now says he’s ...

Bright colors

08/05/2014

Many cyclists wear dark colored clothing since it’s great for hiding dirt. Yet it also hides th...

Mark Watson and Hana Black cycle through Indonesia.

Mark Watson

02/20/2014

Mark is from New Zealand and he’s a freelance photographer plus graphic designer. He shoots image...

Amaya Williams and Eric Schambion cycling in Borneo

Amaya Williams

02/07/2014

Amaya was born in Missoula, Montana. In 2006, she and her husband, Eric Schambion, began pedaling...

Minority women in China

Travel photo tips

01/05/2014

To tell the complete story of your journey, you will want to take pictures of more than just your...

Switchbacks

05/11/2013

Sure you want to take a picture of the entire downhill, but why not also zoom in on the switchbac...

Copyright

04/15/2013

Copyright law states that copyright belongs to whoever took the image and only they have the sole...

Stephane Girard cycling through the mountains in Kyrgyzstan

Stéphane Girard

04/11/2013

Stéphane writes: “Like many people on this page, I am a bicycle and photography enthusiast. I ne...

John Freeman camping on a bike trip through Iceland

John Freeman

02/16/2013

John writes: “I am an enthusiastic hiker and cyclist and whenever possible I enjoy combining phot...

Cycling in Canada from Eric Schambion

Eric Schambion

02/03/2013

Eric and Amaya gave up their regular lives in 2006 to become bicycle nomads and cycle around the ...

Model release

02/01/2013

Companies want a model release signed by the person in the image before they will publish it in a...

Cycling the Salar from Solidream

Solidream

01/28/2013

Photo taken by Siphay Vera / Solidream Solidream is a project by a group of friends from France (...

Russ Roca

11/04/2012

Formerly known as the “eco-friendly bicycling photographer” of Long Beach, I’ve since traveled 10...

Filthy bike repair hands.

Humor

11/02/2012

Keep an eye out for funny situations. They might not seem humorous at the time but afterwards the...

Cass Gilber cycling in Peru

Cass Gilbert

09/17/2012

Cass writes: “I’m an avid traveller and cyclist and have been touring regularly for the last ...

Photo backup

09/11/2012

A backup isn’t just having all of your trip photographs on one hard drive. You need to store mu...

Patick Hugens cycling in India.

Patrick Hugens

06/27/2012

When they aren’t on a bike trip, Patrick is an architect and his wife Rachel is an operating ro...

Cycling in Morocco

Converging lines

04/05/2012

Roads that start wide and end in a point (converging lines) give your image a three-dimensional e...

Snake on bicycle by Daisuke Nakanishi

Daisuke Nakanishi

03/31/2012

Daisuke is from Osaka, Japan. He is a traveler in search of new friends and world peace. He worke...

Cycling in Iceland from Willem Megens

Willem Megens

01/28/2012

Willem writes: “It must have been in 1984 when I was on vacation with my parents in Wallis, Switz...

Cycling in America from Adam Coppola

Adam Coppola

11/28/2011

Adam specializes in product, outdoor and wedding photography. In January 2011 Adam, together with...

Camera equipment

11/14/2011

“There are as many different ways of making an enjoyable bicycle journey as there are stars in ...

A cycling self portrait in China

Self portraits

11/07/2011

Two things are important when taking self-portraits; a small camera tripod and extra time. The tr...

Cycling in Bolivia from Rick Galezowski

Rick Galezowski

10/31/2011

Rick and his partner Maggie Bennedsen are architects who come from Toronto, Canada. They have tou...

Cycling photo from Aaron Teasdale.

Aaron Teasdale

09/28/2011

Aaron is an award winning writer, photographer, and editor who specializes in adventure travel, c...

Cycling picture from Gregg Bleakney

Gregg Bleakney

06/29/2011

Gregg is a photographer and writer who specializes in bicycle touring, cycling and adventure trav...

Claude Marthaler

05/30/2011

When he’s not exploring the world by bike, Claude lives in Geneva, where he was born in 1960. A...

Cycling in Iceland photo from Paul van Roekel.

Paul van Roekel

04/29/2011

Paul and his wife Anja de Graaf are two cycling and photography enthusiasts who once did a two-ye...

Bicycle touring photo from Kees Swart.

Kees Swart

03/29/2011

Kees is a fervent traveler and photographer who has cycled through Europe and Africa. He writes, ...

Bike camping photo from Tom Allen.

Tom Allen

02/27/2011

I began adventure cycle touring in 2007. After my first rite-of-passage ride across Europe to Tur...

Bicycle camping picture from Peter Gostelow.

Peter Gostelow

12/29/2010

My interest in photography began with a backpacking trip to Africa and a simple APS camera. Most ...