Action Cam Tutorials and Techniques

With its stabilisation can a GoPro benefit from a gimbal? Absolutely. Here’s why.

There was a question in one of the Facebook GoPro forums today. Someone asked which gimbal they should / could get that would suit a GoPro 10. Various options were mentioned (my recommendation having tried […]

Action Cam Tutorials and Techniques

Is the GoPro a ‘Proper’ camera. You bet. And more than you may know! Unlock some secrets here.

I know many people have GoPros of all model numbers and variations, and without to much of an exaggeration, it is safe to say, that just as many users do with “standard” camcorders or cameras, and indeed smartphones, most put it in “A” for “Automatic” and leave it there.  Which is a shame as they are then missing out on some gems of capability that would raise the level of their photography and videos and add capability found in more expensive and supposedly “sophisticated” camera and camcorders.. […]

Action Cam Tutorials and Techniques

Quick Field Review: GoPro Hero 9 and Media Mod, Zhiyun Crane M3 and DJI Mic

The duo of the Zhiyun and GoPro was not too heavy and well balanced and although the party tricks of the Zhiyun controls could not be brought into play with the camera (full control via triggers and menus etc is not supported for GoPros) I could control the gimbal alone easily, and the pair was well balanced. […]

Reviews: Action (Drones, "Action Cams", Accessories etc

Review: GoPro Media Mod

he Media Mod is a casing that the GoPro 8,  9 or 10 fits into but leaving access to the front and rear screens.  It works similarly to shell cases that previous GoPro models used, with a snap down hinge to lock it into place. One major difference with the Media Mod though is that the battery / SD card cover needs to come off thus rendering any waterproofing inoperative. […]