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Maritimes from Above at Silver Wave Film Festival

The New Brunswick film festival called “Silver Wave” is showing our documentary we did for CBC plus a few other great local documentaries on November 5th @ UNB @ 2 PM and it would be great to have some friendly faces in the audience. Tickets are for sale at the door (cash only), and the… Read more »

Maritimes from Above on CBC

Airing September 2nd, 2017 on CBC This time last year the Trekkit crew was just finishing shooting for this film, now after hours of editing and working closely with CBC, its ready for TV! It will be on the Absolutely Maritimes program on September 2nd at 8:00 PM on CBC, then available online global shortly… Read more »

The Outsiders

Back in 2014 when “the crew” got back from Iceland, I made this video as a fun private video to the song, “The Outsiders” by Eric Church. With new YouTube rules (Mr. Church gets the ad revue), I can now share it. Being able to travel with great friends has been a blessing and this… Read more »

Trekkit’s Road Trip to Norway Series

Ryan and Rodney in Norway

All six Norway episodes are now available on Bell Video On Demand and Bell Aliant TV1 Online. Ryan and Rodney travel the fjords, glaciers, and many off the beaten but beautiful areas of Norway. If you don’t have Bell Aliant FibreOP TV service you can still watch Trekkit online. Episode 1 – Road Trip Begins… Read more »

Ben Nevis

Trekkit Expedition 2016 to the Highlands of Scotland and the Northumbria Coast Photo By: David Crocker [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons     The day I am writing this is April 25th, 2016 and it is exactly one month before the Trekkit crew heads out for another adventure. In four weeks we travel to… Read more »

Charlotte County Fall Fair

This fall we (Alex Vietinghoff, Jacob, my son Alex and I) had a great time filming at the Charlotte County Fall Fair. I got to see many people I had not seen in a long time and got an insight into how a post and beam barn was constructed, how to build an authentic Maliseet… Read more »

Watching Trekkit on Bell Aliant TV1

   For those of you in Atlantic Canada that are lucky enough to have Bell Aliant FibreOP TV you can watch many of the Trekkit episodes On Demand anytime right on your TV. If you don’t have the mentioned service you can watch the newest episodes online at Bell Aliant TV1 Video on Demand webpage…. Read more »

Adventure Filming in New Brunswick

During our first 2 seasons of Trekkit TV we filmed many great locations in New Brunswick, Canada. Getting ready for our international version of the show, Trekkit Traveller, we headed out to get additional footage in our home province. We had added a new team member, a DJI Phantom quad-copter we call Vincent, to get… Read more »

Filming Katahdin: The Challenge

Trekkit TV ventured to Mount Katahdin, Maine for our second annual climb. This year one of the challenges was to film the climb without bringing professional grade video cameras or a video equipped DSLR, I found climbing with so much gear just too heavy. Last year I lugged a Canon 60D and filmed the first… Read more »