• Accessories

Which Accessories Will Work with the GoPro HERO8 Black?

Wondering which accessories will work on the new GoPro HERO8 Black? Here's a running list of what to look for. Read More

  • News

GoPro HERO8 Black is Unveiled

GoPro has revealed the new HERO8 Black. Here are the highlights. Read More

  • Photos

Photos Taken with a GoPro HERO7 Black

The GoPro HERO7 Black can be a fun camera to shoot photos with. Here's a collection of photos I've taken… Read More

  • Mounts & Grips

My Pick for the Best GoPro Trigger Grip

Using a pistol trigger with a GoPro provides a comfortable grip and a more precise way to operate the shutter.… Read More

  • Mounts & Grips

My Pick for Best GoPro Float Pole

If you're taking your GoPro out on the water, sometimes you need something that combines flotation with extended reach. Here… Read More

  • Tips

How to Enable Camera Help Tips on the GoPro HERO7 Cameras

The camera tips that show you what the screen icons do on a GoPro HERO7 go away automatically after you… Read More

  • Photos
  • Video

Can You Zoom In On a GoPro?

Do GoPros have zoom? Yes, some of the newer models do, but there are some limitations that are worth knowing.… Read More

  • Tips

How to Make a GoPro Float

There's a good chance you'll be wanting to take your GoPro in the water. But you'll find out pretty quickly… Read More

  • Mounts & Grips

GoPro Tripod Mounts: Types and When to Use

If you’re looking to mount a GoPro on a tripod, here’s a rundown of the various types of tripod conversion… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

Akaso EK7000 vs EK7000 Pro – How They Compare

Trying to choose between the Akaso EK7000 and EK7000 Pro? Here's a rundown of how they compare. Read More

  • Filters

Backscatter Flip7 Underwater Filters for GoPro Cameras

If your underwater photos are coming out blue and with washed-out colors, a good option is to add an underwater… Read More

  • Photo

Photos Taken with a GoPro HERO5 Black

GoPros are best known for shooting video, but cameras like the HERO5 Black can produce some fun and unique stills… Read More

  • Housings & Cases

How and When to Use a GoPro Super Suit Dive Housing

The GoPro Super Suit adds extra protection and lets you take your GoPro much deeper than the built-in waterproof protection.… Read More

  • Memory Cards

Akaso EK7000 and EK7000 Pro SD Card Recommendations

While the Akaso EK7000 and EK7000 Pro aren't the most demanding action cameras on SD card speed requirements, they still… Read More

  • Memory Cards

DJI Osmo Action SD Card Recommendations

Here are some recommendations for the best SD cards to use with the DJI Osmo Action. Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

DJI Osmo Action vs GoPro HERO7 Black

The new DJI Osmo Action aims squarely at the GoPro HERO7 Black. They're remarkably similar, but there are also many… Read More

  • News

GoPro Deals

Here's a roundup of the best deals on GoPro cameras that have caught my eye. Read More

  • Filters
  • Troubleshooting

How to Remove and Replace a DJI Osmo Action’s Lens Port Cover

The lens port cover of your DJI Osmo Action might feel like it's not going to come off, but it… Read More

  • Video

DJI Osmo Action RockSteady vs GoPro HERO7 Black HyperSmooth

Both the DJI Osmo Action and GoPro HERO7 Black have in-camera video stabilization to create smoother video footage out of… Read More

  • Video

Video Modes of the DJI Osmo Action

Now that I've been out shooting with the new DJI Osmo Action, here's a detailed rundown of its features and… Read More

  • Accessories
  • Tips

Tips for Using GoPros In and Around Water

One of the great things about GoPros is that they're fearless around water. Here are some tips for getting better… Read More

  • Photos

Shooting Photos with the DJI Osmo Action

Here's a detailed rundown of the DJI Osmo Action's features and capabilities for shooting photos. Read More

  • Remote Control

How to Connect Remotes to the HERO5 Black & HERO5 Session

Here's a detailed guide to connecting the GoPro HERO5 Black and HERO5 Session cameras with the GoPro Smart Remote and… Read More

  • Remote Control
  • Tips

How to Change the Wifi Band Frequency on a GoPro

Some of the newer GoPro cameras allow you to select either 5Ghz or 2.4Ghz wifi bands. Here's how to do… Read More

  • Remote Control
  • Tips

How to Reset and Find a GoPro’s Wifi Password and Network ID

If you're trying to reset your GoPro's wifi password or just look up what it is so you can connect,… Read More

  • Tips

How Do You Turn on a GoPro Without Recording?

If your GoPro begins recording as soon as you turn it on, you're probably starting it in QuikCapture mode. Here's… Read More

  • Remote Control

How to Control Multiple GoPros with a Single Remote

Controlling a single GoPro camera remotely is pretty straightforward. The most obvious way to do that is to use the… Read More

  • Tips

How to Prevent the GoPro HERO7 Cameras from Filming Vertically by Using Landscape Lock

The HERO7 cameras have sensors that can detect the rotation of the camera. Here's how to lock it in place… Read More

  • Remote Control

How to Connect a GoPro Smart Remote or Remo to a HERO6 Black

If you're looking to control your GoPro HERO6 Black with the Smart Remote or Remo, here are some step-by-step guides… Read More

  • Tips

How to Lock the Screen on a GoPro HERO7

If you find that you're accidentally touching the back screen and changing shooting modes when shooting with the HERO7 cameras,… Read More

  • Remote Control

How to Connect a Remote to the GoPro HERO7 Black

GoPro remote pairing guides for the HERO7 Black with the Smart Remote and Remo. Read More

  • Troubleshooting

How to Turn On a GoPro that Won’t Turn On

Turning on a GoPro is usually very simple. But sometimes you can run into situations where your GoPro won't turn… Read More

  • Memory Cards

How to Format an SD Card for GoPro

Formating the GoPro's SD card gets the card ready for use and keeps the filesystem healthy and minimizes the risk… Read More

  • Photos

GoPro HERO7 Silver and White Photo Resolutions, Modes, and Settings

Here's a rundown of the various features and capabilities of the HERO7 Silver and White when shooting photos. Read More

  • Photos

GoPro Burst Mode vs Continuous Photo

The Burst Mode and Continuous Photo functions on GoPros are useful ways to capture fast-moving action. Here's a rundown of… Read More

  • Remote Control

How to Use the GoPro Wifi Remote with the HERO7 Black and HERO6 Black

If you want to use the older GoPro WiFi Remote with your HERO7 Black or HERO6 Black, you can. But… Read More

  • Apps

Do GoPro Files Work in Lightroom?

Wondering whether GoPro photo and video files are compatible with Lightroom? You're in luck. Not only do they work, but… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO7 Silver vs White

There aren't many differences between the GoPro HERO7 Silver and White, and only one of them is likely to be… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO7 White vs HERO (2018)

Here's my in-depth, hands-on comparison for the similarities and differences between the HERO7 White and the HERO (2018). Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO 5 Black vs HERO 7 Black

Here's an in-depth, hands-on comparison of how the GoPro HERO 5 Black compares with the newer HERO 7 Black in… Read More

  • Accessories

DigiPower Refuel ActionPack Extended Battery for GoPro Cameras

The ReFuel ActionPack is a waterproof extended battery for the GoPro HERO7 Black, HERO6 Black, HERO5 Black, and HERO (2018). Read More

  • Photos

What is GoPro SuperPhoto?

The GoPro HERO7 Black introduced a new feature called SuperPhoto. Here’s a rundown of what it is and when to… Read More

  • Photos

Photo Modes of the GoPro HERO7 Black

Here's a rundown of the photo features and options available on the GoPro HERO7 Black, the flagship camera in the… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO7 Black vs HERO6 Black

Here's my detailed breakdown of how the GoPro HERO6 Black compares with the newer HERO7 Black. Read More

  • Video

What is GoPro SuperView?

SuperView is GoPro's widest field of vision available when shooting standard video. Here's what it looks like. Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO7 Black vs Silver

Here's a detailed breakdown of how the GoPro HERO7 Black compares with the HERO7 Silver. Read More

  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Tips
  • Video

GoPro Protune Settings Explained

Here are straightforward explanations of what each setting does and when to use it, as well as showing what Protune… Read More

  • Video

Video Modes of the GoPro HERO7 Black

Here's a rundown of the various video modes and options available on the GoPro HERO7 Black, including resolutions, framerates, resolutions,… Read More

  • Examples
  • Video

GoPro HERO7 Black HyperSmooth vs HERO6 Black In-Camera Stabilization | Side-by-Side Comparisons

GoPro claims that the new HyperSmooth in-camera electronic stabilization of the HERO7 Black is much improved over the previous generation… Read More

  • Video

Shooting Video with the GoPro HERO7 Silver: Resolutions, Framerates, and Features

The GoPro HERO7 Silver is the middle model in the three cameras in the new HERO7 range. Here's a detailed… Read More

  • Video

Shooting Video with the GoPro HERO7 White: Video Modes, Resolutions, Framerates, and Features

Here's a rundown of the various features and options available when shooting video with the GoPro HERO7 White. Read More

  • Memory Cards

GoPro SD Card Recommendations for the GoPro HERO7 Black, Silver, & White

Here are some practical recommendations on which SD cards to get for the GoPro HERO7 Black, Silver, and White action… Read More

  • Photos

How to Open GoPro RAW (.gpr) Image Files Without Lightroom or Photoshop

How can you work with GoPro RAW format .gpr image files without using Lightroom or Photoshop? Here's a quick guide… Read More

  • Tips

Putting Your GoPro in a Life Vest with a Bodhi Floaty Case

GoPros don't float by themselves. So if you let it go or it gets knocked loose unintentionally, you'll need to… Read More

  • Tips

How to Find a GoPro’s MAC Address

Here's a quick guide to finding your GoPro's MAC address. Read More

  • Memory Cards
  • Tips

How to Download Files Off a GoPro’s Memory Card Without Touching the Camera

There are some shooting situations where you might want to get the files off a GoPro's memory card without touching… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

How to Charge a GoPro Fusion

While charging GoPro batteries isn't complicated, the specific options vary from camera to camera. Here's a rundown of the charging… Read More

  • Housings & Cases
  • Tips

How to Replace the Lens Cover on a GoPro HERO7 Black, HERO6 Black, HERO5 Black, and HERO (2018)

A step-by-step guide to removing and replacing the lens cover on the GoPro HERO5 Black for replacing a scratched cover… Read More

  • Memory Cards

SD Card Recommendations for the GoPro Fusion

Here are some recommendations for which SD cards to get for the GoPro Fusion 360° camera. And you'll need two… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO5 Session vs HERO (2018)

Here's a detailed breakdown of how the GoPro HERO5 Session compares with the new HERO (2018), including video and photo… Read More

  • Video

GoPro HERO4 Silver Video Resolutions, Framerates, & Shooting Modes

Here's a rundown of the video resolutions, framerates, fields of view, and Protune options available when shooting video on the… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

How to Charge GoPro HERO5 Black & HERO5 Session Cameras

A comprehensive guide on how to charge the GoPro HERO5 Black & HERO5 Session cameras, including options for USB charging… Read More

  • Tips

How to Control the HERO (2018) Remotely

Although the GoPro HERO (2018) isn't compatible with the Remo or Smart Remotes, there are still a couple of ways… Read More

  • Photos

GoPro HERO (2018) Photo Resolution, Modes, and Settings

Here's a rundown of the relevant modes and settings of the photo mode on the GoPro HERO (2018), including file… Read More

  • Photos
  • Tips

JPG vs RAW on the GoPro HERO7, HERO6, and HERO5 Black

On the GoPro HERO7 Black, HERO6 Black, and HERO5 Black, you can choose between two image formats for still photos:… Read More

  • Tips

How to Use GoPro’s QuikCapture to Power On and Start Filming with a Single Press

GoPro's QuickCapture feature is designed as a one-press way to power the camera up and start shooting immediately. There are… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO5 Black vs HERO (2018)

Here's a detailed side-by-side comparison of the GoPro HERO (2018) and the HERO5 Black in features, capabilities, and performance. Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO (2018) vs HERO6 Black

The new HERO (2018) and the HERO6 Black look the same, but there are lots of differences in features and… Read More

  • Video

Video Resolutions, Framerates, and Modes on the HERO (2018)

Here's a rundown of the video resolutions, framerates, fields of view, and modes that are available on the GoPro HERO… Read More

  • Memory Cards

Which SD Cards to Get for the GoPro HERO (2018)

Here are some SD card recommendations for the GoPro HERO (2018) camera. Read More

  • Filters

How to Add Polarizer and ND Filters to the GoPros with the PolarPro Venture Filter 3-Pack

If you're looking to add polarizing or ND filters to the GoPro HERO7 cameras, the HERO6 Black, HERO5 Black, or… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

Best Extended Batteries for GoPro HERO7 Black, HERO6 Black, HERO5 Black, and HERO (2018)

While there aren't a lot of options for external batteries for the GoPro HERO6 Black and HERO5 Black, there are… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

An Extended Battery in a Waterproof Housing for the GoPro HERO7, HERO6, and HERO5 Black

If you're after an extended battery for the GoPro HERO6 Black or HERO5 Black that's waterproof, the new Oumers Side… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

Can You Run a GoPro HERO6 or HERO7 Black with External Power but Without an Internal Battery?

Wondering whether you can run the GoPro HERO7, HERO6, and HERO5 Black with external power without having the internal battery… Read More

  • Photos

Can You Take Pictures with a GoPro?

GoPros are best known for video, but yes they most certainly can take still photos. All GoPros can take still… Read More

  • Memory Cards

Can I Use 128GB, 256GB, 400GB, or 512GB Cards in GoPro Cameras?

Wondering if you can use a 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB microSD card in your GoPro? So long as you're using… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

Hands-on Review of the Akaso EK7000 4K Action Camera

If you're looking for a GoPro alternative at a lower price, the Akaso EK7000 is worth a look. It doesn't… Read More

  • Apps
  • Video

How to Convert HEVC Files from a GoPro HERO7 or HERO6 Black

If you're getting an error message on your computer when you try to open a video shot on the GoPro… Read More

  • Remote Control

How to Remotely Control GoPro Cameras

Here's a rundown of which GoPro remote to use when as well as some other options for controlling your GoPro… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro Competitors | 4K Action Cameras that Aren’t GoPros

GoPro carved out the action camera niche and turned it into a multibillion dollar industry. But they’re no longer the… Read More

  • Video

Video Modes of the GoPro HERO Session

A rundown of the various video modes and options available on the GoPro HERO Session. Read More

  • Stabilizers
  • Video

Why Is the Video Being Cropped When Using GoPro’s Video Stabilization?

If you're wondering why your image is suddenly cropped when you turn on the stabilization feature, here's why it happens. Read More

  • Comparison Reviews
  • Stabilizers
  • Video

How Well Does the GoPro HERO6 Black’s Stabilization Work?

One of the headline features of the GoPro HERO6 Black is better in-camera video stabilization to smooth out shaky footage.… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews
  • Stabilizers
  • Video

GoPro HERO6 Black vs HERO5 Black Stabilization Compared

The GoPro HERO6 Black promises better results from its in-camera stabilization. So I've been putting it to the test side-by-side… Read More

  • Stabilizers
  • Video

GoPro HERO6 Black Stabilization vs Final Cut Pro X vs Premiere Pro CC Warp Stabilizer

The GoPro HERO6 Black has built-in video stabilization. Here are some side-by-side examples of how it compares with the stabilization… Read More

  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

FOV Options Available on the GoPro HERO6 Black

Here's a rundown of the field of view options available in the GoPro HERO6 Black. Some FOV settings have been… Read More

  • Tips

GoPro HERO6 Black FAQs

This is an ongoing and growing list of common questions on GoPro's HERO6 Black. Read More

  • Examples
  • Timelapse

GoPro Timelapse Video: Crashing Through the Arctic Sea Ice

A timelapse video clip I shot recently in the Arctic with a GoPro HERO5 Black while our ship was crunching… Read More

  • Memory Cards

Best SD Cards for the GoPro HERO6 Black

Not every SD card will work well in the new GoPro HERO6 Black with its 4K and fast 1080p video… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO6 Black vs HERO5 Black

A detailed comparison of how the GoPro HERO 5 Black compares with the HERO 6 Black in terms of specs,… Read More