Posts Categorized: trekkit

Technology and Travel

I have always been a computer geek ever since my Dad got me a Commodore 64 many moons ago. Having the chance to get away from my keyboard and explore the great outdoors has been an opportunity of a lifetime. Getting off the beaten path in places like Iceland, Norway and the UK with great… Read more »

Wonders of Iceland: The Movie Now Online!

Trekkit Iceland

Click here to Watch the Movie online now! Adding the movie online (and soon on Bell Aliant TV1 VOD) marks the completion of an idea that started 2 years ago this month. I was looking for a unique place to film for Trekkit TV and landed on the thought of Iceland. I called Rodney to… Read more »

Welcome to the Team!

Alex Vietinghoff  has joined the Trekkit TV for Season 4 and will be the creative force behind six episodes for the 2015-2016 season. We are excited about adding Alex’s energy to the show. Alex graduated from St. Thomas University in journalism and has a passion for travel videography and has a keen sense of adventure… Read more »

Shooting on Location: Norway, Ten Random Thoughts

Rodney and I just spent a little over a week shooting footage for Season 4 of Trekkit TV for Community One. We travelled from Stavanger to Trondheim in a Toyota Hybrid filming and photographing everything we could. The following is ramblings of things we learned along the way that I wanted to share: Rain. Learn… Read more »

Wonders of Iceland: Episode IV

Click here to Watch Now This is the event all the guys were waiting for in Iceland, a serious river crossing. Not just getting the tires wet, but we had unexpected water over the hood! You see … you are supposed to wade into the water before crossing and anything above your knee, you don’t… Read more »

Off to Norway: Trekkit TV Season IV

I can’t believe this will be the fourth year filming our travel and trekking antics! Thanks to Csaba and Brad from Bell Aliant Community One for greenlighting the project many moons ago and thanks to all the “most adventurous” people that have come with us on various adventures to help bring some lesser known places… Read more »

Hopewell Rocks on Trekkit TV

Hopewell Rocks on Trekkit TV, Watch Now on Trekkit TV This month we are taking a break from our Wonders of Iceland series.  The series will be back next month. Last summer we had the pleasure of filming a Trekkit TV episode at Hopewell Rocks. The staff at this New Brunswick Provincial Park were enthusiastic to… Read more »

Trekkit’s Wonders of Iceland Series – Episode Three

 Watch Now Episode 3 airs this week on Bell Aliant Community One Channel 1, Bell Aliant Video on Demand, and on the web worldwide. Trekkit’s motley crew continue their adventure and geological education in the magnificent Iceland.   During this episode the crew receives an Icelandic culture lesson (thanks Hronn – http://www.likevik.is/), eats rotten shark,… Read more »

Trekkit’s Wonders of Iceland Series – Episode One

Click to Watch Now. In mid June 2014, four friends departed from Halifax airport to embark on an epic journey to Iceland to film the Wonders of Iceland series for Trekkit TV. We used 9 cameras and captured 650 gigs of data while circling Iceland. It has been sitting on my hard drive patiently waiting… Read more »