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Go Pro

Postby Willie » Mon Sep 23, 2013 8:20 am

School me on the Go Pro and the different models, needed accessories, where to buy, etc.
Would use to film hunts and fishing trips/underwater shots.
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Re: Go Pro

Postby kbooger » Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:46 pm

If you want to get a feel for quality check out the gopro duck hunts on youtube. The black edition should be best for duck hunting, they are pretty cool. I used one Saturday and checked out the footage later. It was the silver edition I borrowed from a friend and I was impressed by the quality, but the birds were also a bit far out and that didn't turn out great. On a full charge and blank 64gb memory card I got about an hour and a half of continuous footage. One drawback is you can't tell what you are shooting there is no window to see what the camera sees.

After borrowing one I think I will likely get one - the black edition. It's a fun way to keep track of your hunts. If I do get it I'll also pony up for a 64gb memory card and headstrap mount. You can get it many places, Cabelas, best buy, amazon.
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Re: Go Pro

Postby whistlin_wings » Mon Sep 23, 2013 1:30 pm

Buddy has the Hero 3 black edition that he uses for spear fishing at rigs. Clarity is amazing in HD even when they're down 100 ft. Just hooks right onto the mask.
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Re: Go Pro

Postby greenster » Mon Sep 23, 2013 2:19 pm

Can watch footage from phone or other wireless device, or use it as remote etc. Hero2 the wifi backpak is a must.
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