A week from now the outdoor world will again descend on the Lake District for the annual Kendal Mountain Festival. Recognised as one of the world's leading mountain festivals the event is constantly growing and evolving.
In the runup to this year's Kendal Mountain Festival the focus is firmly on film production with a series of talks covering everything from a "DSLR Crash Course" to "Advanced shooting techniques". The Kendal Mountain Film Academy runs from Tuesday (17th) morning through to Friday 20th and is targetted at enthusiastic amateurs and semi-pros with costs ranging from £50 to £120.
KM|F 2014: The Lowe Alpine Session Danield Wildey Kendal Mountain FestivalKendal Mountain Festival is known for screening the cutting edge adventure films of the day; celluloid inspiration that is ramped up a notch year after year. But this year's highlight for me was something altogether more old fashioned; two blokes talking. The Lowe Alpine Adventure session kicked off with Dan Milner telling the tale of a pioneering mountain bike expedition to the Wakhan Corridor. Dan is a well known…
The Berghaus Session - James MacKeddie A packed Kendal Leisure Centre greeted 3 of the outdoor world’s legends; Bonnington, Houlding, Birkinshaw. 3 men with different paths and passions but many similarities.