Shooting

Gun Digest has what you need to stay on target with its shooting section. The section’s articles, tips and videos go over the finer points of shooting tight groups from a handgun or rifle to breaking more clays with a shotgun. Free Range Bag Accessories DownloadFree Firearms Training Download

Running your pistol sans ammunition is a good way to develop a steady sight picture and trigger pull. But there might be a way to get more out of your dry fire training.

Thoughts on Dry Fire Practice

Dry fire is an important part of any firearms training, but are shooters getting all they can out of it? Grant Cunningham suggests there is a more productive way to pull the trigger sans ammo.

You need not stick to hunting grounds close to home, there are some great wingshooting destinations worth checking out.

Three Great Wingshooting Destinations

You've gotten proficient with your shotgun and you're ready to get on some birds. You need not stay close to home to do so, however. Check out these three interesting wingshooting destinations for your next hunt.

Learning the basics of shotgun shooting and practicing often translates to more success in the field.

Six Shotgunning Tips for the Field and Range

Getting a shotgun to hit where you point it can be a challenge. But there are a few tricks of the trade that will get you smashing more clays and bagging more birds the next time you break out your smoothbore.

Far from popular perception, a knife or baseball can be as or more deadly than a firearm.

The Dangerous Myth of Hierarchy of Lethality

A myth has arisen that Massad Ayoob calls “hierarchy of lethality.” It is the false belief that the firearm represents the nuclear level of hand-held weaponry, and is somehow more lethal than other deadly weapons.

Always train and practice with the same pistol you plan to carry daily. Author Photo

Master Defensive Handgun Shooting

It’s not enough to own a gun and shoot it a few times a year. To be prepared to defend yourself and your family, regular handgun shooting practice is a must. Get the most from those sessions.