I'm Riccardo, an Italian living in Tokyo.
I'm a designer, a climber and I'm obsessed with technical outdoor gear.
As a Gear Nerd, I love to test and review everything I use, from Backpacks to everyday carry items. Feel free to leave a message if you enjoyed my articles.


First winter photo-trip in the vulcanic range of Yatsugatake. What to plan? What gear to bring? Usually, the minimum piece of gear I need to camp for two nights in winter are:
a tent, a sleeping bag, a sleeping mat, jetboil (camping stove), food, cookware, the necessary winter clothing system, a small shovel, essential camping gear like a soft bottle, and headlamp...



Tokyo, Mitaka
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