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The Art of Strategic Non-Engagement

Bali Street, Indonesia /// VinjatekJust as the tactical use of silence with precision timing can speak volumes, inaction at the right moments can produce the most desirable results.

[ May 24 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, THE ART


The Most Complex Problems Often Have The Simplest Solutions

Angkor Wat Temple in Siem Reap, Cambodia /// VinjatekA complexity of a problem doesn’t dictate the complexity of its solution – understanding it and looking at it the right way can show you the simplest.

[ April 25 2018 ]         DATA, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, MINIMALISM


*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


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 ]         ACCOMMODATIONS, DATA, DESTINATIONS, PHOTOGRAPHY, URBEX


The Validating Access Phrase

Křivoklát Castle, Czech Republic /// VinjatekA short but powerful phrase that’s said verbally to a person(s) to obtain access to a certain space or to validate oneself in a particular situation.

[ March 16 2018 ]         CONFIDENTIAL, DATA, HACKS


Active SERE Kit Method: Static

Active SERE Kit: Static /// VinjatekAn active SERE kit differs from any other survival or task kit in that it must be concealed on your person ready for deployment, not unloading.

[ February 25 2018 ]         CONFIDENTIAL, DATA, GEAR, HACKS, SURVIVAL









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