Market closes at record high, as #BlackMarketPhoto trade wraps up

What’s the value of a ticket to Pro Photographer Showdown? Recommended retail : $20. 1500 seats sold out in record time for the  marquee event at this year’s TELUS World Ski and Snowboard Festival, opening the way for a Black Market trade that has really probed the question. This was one of the funnest promo campaigns I’ve ever…

Thrillseekers – you were born to huck…

 New research underway at the University of British Columbia suggests those Olympic ski racers and aerialists preparing to hurl themselves down mountains were destined to seek out excessive speeds and massive air… they may be genetically pre-disposed to thrill-seeking behaviour. UBC PhD candidate Cynthia Thomson was encouraged to pursue her line of research when her…