Image Issues: Motorcycling in the Media

Feb 03, 2014 View Comments by

1953’s The Wild One starring Marlon Brando was arguably the beginning of what has now become more than half a century’s worth of negative motorcyclist stereotypes. Many people still react with fear and anxiety when a group of “bikers” shows up in their rear-view mirror. Of course, this unfavorable image hasn’t been entirely manufactured by […]

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Sony RX10: Could This Be the Perfect Motorcycle Travel Camera?

Nov 27, 2013 View Comments by

Sony has recently introduced the DSC-RX10, a super zoom camera that may well be the perfect motorcycle travel camera. Just what does it take to be the ideal image- capturing device for motorcycle touring? Excellent image quality during the day. Very good performance when the sun starts going down. A nice lens that is wide […]

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Image vs. Content

Jul 19, 2012 View Comments by

What’s the best ride? Is it a bike with history, tradition, and image, or one with engineering, technology, and dependability? Without getting into name calling, there are only a blessed few bikes that can lay claim to a brand name that goes back decades and an image that is the essence of the word “motorcycle.” […]

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