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Gear Tactics: Mobile Device “Feet”

Gear Tactics: Mobile Device “Feet” /// VinjatekGear Tactics is a series of posts about specific tips, hacks, modification guides and best practices of vagabonding operative gear and apparel.

[ April 21 2018 ]         DATA, DIGITAL NOMAD, GEAR, HACKS


*OPS: The Bratva and The Robot

John V Cain /// OPS // Vinjatek*OPS is a series of posts possibly about my experiences as a (former) covert operative. Edited, altered, fictional and or true accounts of events.

[ April 16 2018 ]         DATA, OPS


Tactical Poise and Calming Clarity Through Mastered Patience

Berlin Holocaust Museum in Germany /// VinjatekPatience is more than a state of mind, it is a skill. A skill that can be honed and mastered to control your emotional, physical and situational states.

[ April 14 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY


Heroclip Carabiner : Review

Heroclip Carabiner : Review /// VinjatekIf a standard carabiner is a tool for carry, then the Heroclip is a multi-tool for multi-carry. It’s the transforming “Swiss Army Knife” of carabiners.

[ April 12 2018 ]         DATA, GEAR


Projecting Situational Awareness as Passive Self-Defense

Hwaseong Fortress of Korea /// VinjatekA natural or subtly theatrical show of your situational awareness can act as an incidental preventative form of passive self-defense.

[ April 09 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, SURVIVAL


Vinjatek FAST Pack EDC: For Sale

Vinjatek FAST Pack EDC: For SaleIt’s the best pack I’ve ever equipped. But my loadout methods have changed, adjusting my carry equipment, so this pack is for sale.

[ April 06 2018 ]         DATA, GEAR


The Art of Living Many Lives

Urban Exploration of a Ghetto in Acapulco, Mexico /// VinjatekVagabonding: a way of living in different cities and countries around the world. Every location change making a new beginning… a new life. Ever-reinvention.

[ April 05 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, THE ART


I am Not an Assassin in Istanbul…

The Blue Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey /// VinjatekSpies, covert operatives and professional assassins don’t look like anyone because they look like everyone and that’s the point, to have no “look”.

[ April 05 2018 ]         CONFIDENTIAL, DATA, DESTINATIONS, TRAVELOGUE


Urban Survivalist: Task Fixation in Public Spaces

Flatiron District, New York City /// VinjatekThis is a part of a series of posts about urban survival. Guides, skills, tips and gear for travel, crises and everyday life. – view all survivalist posts

[ April 03 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, SURVIVAL


PHOTO: Guangzhou Viewed From a Safehouse

View of the gritty urban jungle of Guangzhou from a derelict safehouse in China /// VinjatekLooking out the window of a long derelict safehouse in Guangzhou, China. Now used as a pit stop communal apartment for us retired agency folk.

[ April 03 2018 ]         DATA, DESTINATIONS, LODGING, PHOTOGRAPHY, URBEX