Out of the box, GoPro mics aren’t perfect. If you plan to vlog with your GoPro, you should consider an external mic. Adding an external GoPro microphone makes a huge difference. Here’s what you need to know when choosing the best gopro mic and adapter for your specific GoPro. Vloggers Guide to GoPro Mics Every [...]
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Want to share your adventure live with your audience? In this post, you’ll learn how to GoPro live stream. I include the three ways to stream video live, plus tips and gear. By the end of this post, you’ll be ready to live stream your GoPro adventures. GoPro Live Stream for Creators Live streaming adds [...]
Can I use my GoPro as a webcam? Yes. But GoPro isn’t made for this and they don’t really recommend it. But if you want to give it a go, here’s how to use your GoPro as a webcam. I include gear, settings and tips. Guide to Using GoPro as a Webcam I understand the [...]
When your GoPro says NO SD, it can be kind of frustrating – and scary. In this post, you’ll learn how to fix your GoPro SD card error. This fix applies to all GoPro cameras (Hero3, Hero4, Hero5, Hero6, Hero7, Hero8). Here’s what you need to do, when your GoPro says “NO SD”. 3 Reasons for the [...]
With these GoPro Hero3 timelapse settings, you’ll be ready to create your own. Here are the settings, gear, and tips you need to great some great time lapse clips. In this post, I’ll share the time lapse settings I use to create videos with my GoPro Hero3 camera. In addition to the Hero3 time lapse [...]
In this post, you’ll learn the GoPro sunset timelapse settings, gear, and tips you need to create your own sunset timelapse. It’s super easy and will capture the memory like nothing else. Let’s do this! A few years ago, I created my first time lapse video while visiting the Galapagos Islands. The images and video [...]
You can easily take a screenshot from GoPro video to make a still photo. This comes in handy when you want to isolate an image to print, use in a blog, or for marketing. I recently set my GoPro to shoot video, when I meant to take time lapse images. (Whoops!) The plan was to get some fun photos [...]
In this post, you’ll learn how to create a GoPro tide time lapse video. A few weeks ago, we happened upon low tide in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. The small basin in front of Waterfront Park was completely empty. It looked like a giant, empty mud puddle. We set up the GoPro and started shooting. Over [...]
In this post, you’ll learn how to update the firmware on your GoPro Hero4. And how to fix a fail, in case it glitches. (It did for my update.) I bought my GoPro Hero4 Black back in June and it shipped with v2.0. In August a firmware update was released (v3.0) and I finally got [...]
In this post, I’ll share the specific settings I used to create a GoPro cloud time lapse video in Ecuador’s Andes mountains. This was shot from our apartment in Santa Isabel, Yunguilla Valley (located 90 minutes from the city of Cuenca). When I shot this, we were making plans to return to Canada. And we didn’t [...]