Tagged: gopro

GoPro Karma drone and controller

New GoPro and a drone too

GoPro has announced two new GoPro action cameras, the Hero5 Black and Hero5 Session. Both shooting 4K, they also now have hardware image stabilisation. At $399 USD, the Black also boasts a 2-inch touchscreen display and can be dunked into 30 feet of water without...

GoPro 3 Way mount held by snowboarder

*Another* mount for a GoPro?!

GoPro just can’t get enough of ways to hold on to their diminutive action cam. Now they’ve launched the “3-way”, not quite as saucy as it sounds, but a combination of handle, extension mound and mini tripod. GoPro say the mount is a maximum of...

GoPro The Frame mount

New mounting for GoPro Hero

For those times when you’re not hurtling down a mountain or stuck to the side of a fast-moving vehicle, GoPro now offers the “Frame”, the “smallest, lightest way to mount your GoPro”, they say. Because it’s an open design, you get access to the microSD,...

GoPro HERO3+

New version of GoPro Hero

Never ones to stand on their laurels, the lads and lasses at GoPro have updated their latest model to become the Hero3+ (that’s Hero3 with a plus on it so it must be good). GoPro say it’s 20% smaller and lighter than the prior edition...

Garmin Virb Elite

Garmin launches action cameras

Garmin, the US company best known for satellite navigation systems, has decided to enter the crowded “action camera” market – the compact, portable cameras used for filming sports or “point of view” images. They’re launching with two versions of what it’s branding “VIRB” cameras. Each...

GoPro App

GoPro gets smartphone control

GoPro has released a new app (for Google’s Android, Apple’s iOS and Windows Phone) which enables you to control the tiny action-cam from your smartphone. You can also play back videos and view still images, and upload to places such as Instagram and Facebook. The...

JVC "Adixxion" action cam

Action cam update from JVC

JVC has announced a groovy-sounding new version of its “Adixxion” action camera – a tiny video camera designed for uses such as outdoor sports or in-car recording. The GC-XA2 features a built-in 1.5 inch LCD screen plus WiFi for remote viewing, live Internet streaming via...

GoPro hero

Feature film shot on GoPro!

It seems remarkable but film director Andrew Bowser has shot an entire 90 minute feature film on a GoPro Hero 2 camera!┬áHe says it’s the first feature ever to be filmed like this and it will debut this summer at the Seattle International Film Festival...