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NEWS: Goodbye, Stanley


I’ve finally come to terms with some difficult news I received a few weeks ago, and wanted to take a moment to pay tribute. My longtime friend Sean “Stanley” Leary died in a wingsuit BASE jumping accident in Zion National Park a few weeks ago. My … [Read more]

COOL STUFF: Sick Edit, Bro


This video pretty much hits the nail on the head in terms of identifying and slamming just about every cliche there is in mountain-biking films. Really, though, their critiques apply to a wide genre of outdoor films, from climbing to kayaking to … [Read more]



Nikon D3 / AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-ED / 1/250th second / f/4.0 / ISO 200 Years ago I got a call from the Discovery Channel. They asked if I wanted to go to Panama and shoot with Bear Grylls, the star of a television show called “Man vs. Wild.” Going … [Read more]

TECH TIP: Getting the shot with Corey Rich: Ski Photography 101, Episode 2


In the second episode of “Ski Photography 101,” I continue to delve into the methodology I have relied on to create dynamic ski and snowboard pictures for over a decade. In this Tech Tip, I cover how to communicate to and work with the skier, whether … [Read more]

ASK COREY: What is the best “quiver-of-one” Nikon DSLR camera?


Hi Corey! I have another question for you: If you had to pick one Nikon HD-SLR, without knowing what the assignment is, would it be the Nikon D610, Nikon D800, Nikon D4s? I will be upgrading to an FX. My heart says Nikon D4s (of course), my head … [Read more]

ASK COREY: Which image-editing software should I get?


Hey Corey! I love your work. It seems like you have a SOLID team there! Here is my question: Which of these image-editing software applications would you choose for photography, with the consideration that it will last for at least the next five … [Read more]