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Elevation Episode 6 – Springs & Floods

The team completes the 36 mile hiking loop in the Gila Wilderness in southwestern New Mexico. Featuring beautiful location videography, infographics on flora and fauna, original music, and dramatic flood footage. Elevation episode 6: Produced by New Mexico Digital Directed by Dan Otero and Mike Ward Camera by: Mike Ward, Justin Marley, and Dan Otero … Continue reading »

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2013 Bike Map and Stats

2013 was a big year for the New Mexico Digital crew. Here are the stats: Year End Stats 2013 2012 2011 Biking Miles 926 720 320 Hiking Miles 89 94 60 Camp Nights 28 28 22 Caves 12 10 4 Hot Springs 12 5 5 Biking Miles – 926.  The attached map shows a detail … Continue reading »

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Elevation episode 5 – Friction Fire

No matches?  No lighter?  No problem! Watch the NMD crew make a roaring campfire using the hand-spindle method.  This method uses a spindle and a notched board, to generate enough friction to create a live ember.  This live ember is carefully placed in a bed of dry grass.  With several deep breathes, enough oxygen is … Continue reading »

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Elevation episode 4 – Camp Nori

You like sushi and camping, right?  So do we!  Watch as Chrispy makes his famous ‘camp nori’ miles from anywhere. Elevation episode 4: Produced by New Mexico Digital Directed by Dan Otero Camera, photography, knowledge, and research by Mike Ward, Justin Marley, Chris Poole, and Dan Otero Audio score by Dan Otero and Mike Ward … Continue reading »

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New Mexico Adventures! – Episode 3 – “36 Miles”

New Mexico Adventures! – Episode 3 – “36 Miles” Release date: 5/13/12 (Happy Mother’s Day!) Total running time: 11 min Summary: The NMD team begins a 36 mile adventure through the Gila Wilderness in southwestern New Mexico. As they make their way up river, they discuss ecology, conservation, flora/fauna, and a few tips and tricks. … Continue reading »

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