Featured Photo Reviews and News

Photo Gallery: Best Riding Images of 2012

From the forums, the Mtbr community shows us their best riding photos of 2012. It is obvious that we have some really talented bike photographers on our site. It’s not always easy to carry the camera gear and then remember to make the extra effort to stop, compose the shot, then process it and share […]

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Pro DH and Dual Slalom Photos – Sea Otter Classic

Mtbr’s very own Forrest Arakawa was on hand shooting photos of the Pro DH and Dual Slalom events as well as a few XC photos thrown in for good measure. The first 3 days of this year’s Sea Otter Classic were extremely hot, but Sunday morning started off with a decent amount of fog covering […]

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29er Day Full Suspension Bike Gallery

(photo by “chuky”) To celebrate the 29th of February, or 29er day as we’re calling it, here’s a gallery of 29er full suspension bike eye candy. Most of these bikes are the private rides of Mtbr members, although I also pulled a few tasty morsels from last year’s Interbike coverage. It used to be that […]

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29er Day Hardtail Bike Gallery

In celebration of 29er day, here’s a gallery of 29er hardtail bike porn, with plenty of full rigid singlespeed photos for the serious perverts. The photos are all of Mtbr community member 29er bikes. Click on the thumbnails below to see larger photos. Each photo has a link to the original post in the description […]

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Featured Photos: Live From the Trail

(photo credit: slide mon) With the vast improvements in the quality of the camera that is built-in to most smart phones these days, it’s now easier than ever to post photos to Mtbr live and direct from the trail! Mtbr forum member “slide mon” started a thread for just this purpose in our Norcal forum […]

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Featured Photos: 2012 DH/FR Best Photos of the Year

(thanks to Mtbr forum member: ianjenn for the photo above) On Mtbr.com our web stats, demographic analysis and surveys all show that the Trail/All Mountain rider is the largest segment of our users. However, when it comes to visually stunning photos and eye popping big air, the Downhillers and Freeriders win hands-down. Our DH forum […]

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Featured Photos: Fatbikes

A Fatbike, in simple terms, is a hardtail mountain bike with super wide tires. These bikes are used in snow or sand, but an ever increasing number of mountain bikers are using them on their local dirt trails. The biggest benefit is increased traction (wider tires, lower pressure). The downside is increased weight (particularly increased […]

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Featured Photo: Self Timer Passion

Thanks to Mtbr member “Ska” for this photo submission! How often have you been out riding by yourself and thought, “Man…this would be an awesome shot, too bad I don’t have someone who can snap a photo of me riding with this great scenery!” Well, if you have the patience and time, using the self-timer […]

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Featured Photo: Panning Shots – Motion Blur

Thanks to Mtbr member “xcguy” for this photo submission! Have you ever seen those cool photos in the magazines or maybe online where the biker is cruising at speed and the rest of the picture is blurred? When done right, the photo looks great and really portrays a sense of speed and movement. These kinds […]

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Featured Photo of the Day: Switzerland – Cliff Trail Exposed

Thanks to Mtbr member “m10b” for this photo submission! Description: Trail exposed in the cliff Location: Zermatt Wallis/Valais, Switzerland. Want to see more photos or upload one of your own? Please check out the Mtbr Photo Gallery »

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