Presenter Name: Earl McDaniel
Presentation Title:Crossing the USA by Bicycle in Photographs
Presentation Description:While cycling across the United States, Earl McDaniel took over 3000 photographs showing the beauty of the continent while pedaling over 100 miles/day. The photographs showed that the United States looks differently than presented on a 2-dimensional placemat with states shown as colored boxes.
Earl McDaniel is a recreational cyclist and member of the Five Rivers MetroParks Volunteer Patrol (MVP) program. He routinely bike commutes to and from work during the week while enjoying longer weekend rides and multi-day trips. By the time of the Adventure Summit, he will have logged around 100,000 miles, including the 3642 miles used in crossing the USA.