The GoPro HERO 7 is the latest action camera the long line of HERO models. This year, GoPro is moving back to tiered product categories with the HERO7 Black, HERO7 Silver and HERO7 White. [Read more…]
Deal: Joby Action Grip Kit w/ Case for $7.90
B&H has a Deal Zone deal on the Joby Action Grip with a hardshell case for GoPro and other action cameras for just $7.90 (was $24.90). Check it out while it lasts here at B&H Photo.
Sony’s RX0 Brings Pro Video to a Compact Form-Factor
The Sony RX0 is a new category camera for Sony’s growing 1″ sensor format line-up. While the RX0 shares a familiar 20MP 1″ sensor with the likes of other RX-series cameras, it isn’t quite designed as a natural progression of the RX line. [Read more…]
Deal: ION Air Pro 2 Action Camera for $114
B&H has the WiFi-enabled ION Air Pro 2 action camera with an accessory mount kit for $114.99 (reg. $199.99). It captures 1080p video, 14MP stills and is waterproof down to 30-feet. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
Sony’s AS50 Action Cam Offers 1080/60p XAVC S Capture & New Wristband Remote
Sony introduced the new HDR-AS50 action cam at CES 2016 last week. It feeatures an 11.1MP CMOS sensor and captures 1080/60p footage using the solid XAVC S codec for bitrates up to 50Mbps. It will also capture 720p video at 120fps. [Read more…]
iOgrapher GO is a Grip and Rig for GoPro and Other Action Cams
The iOgrapher started as a way to turn the iPad into a more professional video capturing device. It worked and the company has since produced variations for several other iOS devices. It’s a relatively affordable (by iOS and video production standards) mount/grip/rig for the iPhone and iPad and now the company is launching the iOgrapher GO for use with GoPro and other action cameras. [Read more…]
DJI Launches Osmo 4K Camera & Integrated Gimbal
DJI is finally bringing its handheld gimbal 4K camera to market. After DJI previewed the tech back in January at CES 2015, DJI has announced the Osmo 4K camera with integrated gimbal will be available next week for $649. [Read more…]
OGIO Announces New Line of Action Camera Bags
OGIO has announced a trio of new camera bags for GoPro and other action camera shooters.
The new bags include:
- Hogo – A soft case with top charger storage area, front e-reader pocket, and zip stash pocket – fits up to 3 cameras
- Backstage – A pack with front padded easy access pockets to store camera, remote or housings, dual side pockets with compressions traps, tablet/hydration ready main compartment, ventilated air mesh back panel and adjustable yoke shoulder harness with sternum strap
- Access – A mid-sized adventure backpack with multiple storage compartments, an additional adjustable and removable storage compartment, laptop sleeve with dual zippered pockets, a ventilated air mesh back panel and a zip stash pocket
The Hogo, Access and Backstage retail for $40, $90 and $200, respectively.
15 Essential GoPro Accessories
I’m a huge fan of GoPro cameras. My most recent one is the HERO4 Silver. The LCD touchscreen was the perfect addition and it has become my go-to action camera.
Over the past few years, I have found several accessories that make shooting with a GoPro an overall better experience. Some of these are name-brand products and some can be substituted with cheap versions third-parties manufacturers. [Read more…]
GoPro Unveils Tiny New HERO4 Session Camera
Today, GoPro announced a new, ultra-compact camera, the HERO4 Session. It is a small 1.5″ cube camera that bears a striking resemblance to the Polaroid Cube. Consequently, Polaroid launched its next generation Cube+ camera today as well – although I don’t think it will be getting the same attention as GoPro’s new camera… [Read more…]