• 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 HERO8, 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

Here's 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 video stabilization feature, here's an explanation. 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

  • Video

GoPro HERO6 Black Video Modes

The GoPro HERO6 Black has headline features of 4K60 and 1080p240 video modes. While there's a lot of overlap with… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews
  • Photos

GoPro HERO6 Black vs HERO5 Black: Photo Modes

The HERO6 has a new processor and promises improved image quality over its predecessor, the HERO5 Black. Here are some… Read More

  • Photos

How GoPro’s Auto Setting in Burst Mode Photos Works

Among the Burst Mode options on newer GoPros is an Auto setting. It prioritizes better exposure over forcing the number… Read More

  • Photos

Photo Modes on the GoPro HERO6 Black

A rundown of the photo modes available on the HERO6 Black. Read More

  • Accessories
  • Batteries & Charging

How to Charge GoPro Remote Controls

There are three different GoPro-branded remote controls available for their cameras, but they don't all charge the same way or… Read More

  • Troubleshooting

Why Does My GoPro Blink Blue?

Confused by the blue flashing light on your GoPro? There's a simple explanation, and it's easy to fix. Read More

  • Tips
  • Troubleshooting

How to Reset a GoPro HERO5 & HERO6 Wifi Password

If you need to reset the wifi password of your GoPro HERO5 Black or Session for some reason, it's easy… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

How to Charge GoPro Cameras & Batteries

Here's a rundown of the options for charging your GoPro depending on the model of camera you're using. Read More

  • Accessories

Adding a Water Repellent Film to Reduce Water Drops on a GoPro Lens

Ugly water drops on the GoPro lens can really ruin the shot. The XClear Hydrophobic Lens Protectors are designed to… Read More

  • Apps
  • Photo

Using GoPro Linear FOV with .gpr RAW Images

You can't use Linear FOV with GoPro RAW files, but here's a workaround that lets you get something very close… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

Wasabi Power Extended Battery for the GoPro HER07, HERO6, and HERO5 Black | Review

Wasabi Power has come out with a new extended battery for the GoPro HERO5 Black that they claim gives you… Read More

  • Housings & Cases

Using Dome Ports with GoPros for Over/Under Water Split Photos

If you're looking to get split photos of above and below the water line, a dome port is what you… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

NiteCore UGP5 Charger for GoPro HERO5 Black Batteries

NiteCore is releasing a new charger for GoPro HERO5 Black batteries. It adds a few little nice tweaks to make… Read More

  • Troubleshooting

Is it Normal for a GoPro to Get Hot?

You might have noticed your camera getting very hot to the touch. In general, that's normal, but there can be… Read More

  • Memory Cards
  • Tips

How to Format SD Cards in a GoPro

It's always a good idea to format the SD card in the camera. Here's a rundown of how to do… Read More

  • Tips

How to Set the Date and Time on a GoPro

GoPros have a couple of different ways of setting the date and time, each with its advantages. Read More

  • Batteries & Charging
  • Mounts & Grips

Hands-on Review of the Wasabi Power Clutch for GoPro Cameras

The Wasabi Power Hand Grip is an external USB battery and hand grip in one. It's a convenient way to… Read More

  • Tips
  • Troubleshooting

Does GoPro Wifi Work Underwater?

Wondering if you can control your GoPro remotely by wifi underwater? An explanation of what's possible and what isn't to… Read More

  • Tips
  • Troubleshooting

Do GoPro Touchscreens Work Underwater?

Wondering if the touchscreen on the back of your GoPro camera works underwater? Read More

  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

What the GoPro Spot Meter Does

Wondering what the GoPro spot meter does? Here's an explanation what it does, how it works, and which GoPros have… Read More

  • Sound

Waterproof Sennheiser Microphone for the GoPro HERO4 Black & Silver

Sennheiser has released a microphone for the GoPro HERO4 Black and Silver, the MKE 2 Elements. It attaches directly to… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging
  • Troubleshooting

A Troubleshooting Checklist if your GoPro’s Battery is Draining even when the Camera is Switched Off

If you find that your GoPro's battery is draining quickly even when the camera is switched off, here's a troubleshooting… Read More

  • Video

What are GoPro LRV and THM Files For? GoPro’s Video File Formats Explained

Wondering what the LRV and THM files are that appear when you shoot GoPro videos? Here's what they do. Read More

  • Apps
  • Video

How to Quickly Join GoPro Video Files That Have Been Split into Chapters

GoPros split up large video files into chapters. Here's a quick method for joining them back together. Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

Updated Third-Party Batteries for the GoPro HERO5 Black

With a recent firmware update, GoPro killed compatibility with third-party batteries. Wasabi Power are out with a new version of… Read More

  • Photos

Photos Taken with a GoPro HERO 4 Silver

GoPro cameras are best known for video. But they're also very capable at taking photos. Here are some real-world examples… Read More

  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

GoPro Stealth Modes

If you'd prefer your GoPro not to draw attention to itself while filming, there are several options for making it… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO5 Session vs HERO Session

They look identical from the outside. And the similarity of their model names is unnecessarily confusing. But once you dig… Read More

  • Accessories

Arca-Style Quick Release Plates for GoPro Cameras

There are advantages to using an Arca-style quick release plate with a GoPro, and yes, such plates do in fact… Read More

  • Filters

PolarPro’s Neutral Density, Polarizer, and Macro Filters for the GoPro HERO4 Black and Silver

If you're looking to add a neutral density, polarizer, or macro filter to your GoPro HERO4 Black or Silver, PolarPro… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

Nikon KeyMission 170 vs GoPro HERO5 Black

Nikon has launched a new action cam, the KeyMission 170. Here's how it stacks up against the new GoPro HERO5… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

Batteries and Chargers for the HERO7 Black, HERO6 Black, HERO5 Black, and HERO (2018)

GoPros have never had particularly good battery life. So having spare batteries on hand, along with an external charger, can… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO5 Black vs HERO4 Silver

If you're trying to decide whether to upgrade to the HERO5 Black, or have found a good deal on the… Read More

  • Mounts & Grips

GoPro Sticks with a Difference

These aren't your everyday run-of-the-mill GoPro selfie sticks. Each offers something unique that sets it apart. Read More

  • Video

Video Modes Available on the GoPro HERO5 Session

Here's a rundown of the various video modes available on the GoPro HERO5 Session action camera. Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO5 Black vs HERO5 Session

The GoPro HERO5 Black and HERO5 Session look very different, but there are also important differences under the hood. Here's… Read More

  • Video

Practical Examples of the GoPro HERO5’s In-Camera Stabilization

A headline feature of the new GoPro HERO5 Black and HERO5 Session is the addition of built-in video stabilization. So… Read More

  • Memory Cards

GoPro SD Card Recommendations for the GoPro HERO5 Black and HERO5 Session

Which microSD memory cards work best with the GoPro HERO5 Black and HERO5 Session? Here are some practical recommendations. Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO5 Black vs HERO4 Black

If you're trying to decide whether to upgrade to the new GoPro HERO5 Black or trying to choose between the… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO+ LCD vs HERO4 Silver

This is a detailed comparison of how the GoPro HERO4 Silver compares with the HERO+ LCD, including video, photo, and… Read More

  • Video

GoPro HERO5 Black Video Sizes, Framerates, Modes, and Options

A rundown of the various video modes, resolutions, framerates, fields of view, formats, bitrates, and stabilization options available on the… Read More

  • Photos
  • Video

GoPro Linear FOV: Pros, Cons, and Examples

Some newer GoPros have a new in-camera feature for something you could only do in post-production before: correcting fisheye in… Read More

  • Accessories

Which GoPro HERO4 Accessories Will Work with the GoPro HERO6 Black and HERO5 Black?

Wondering which of your HERO4 accessories will work on the new GoPro HERO5 Black? Here's a rundown of what will… Read More

  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

GoPro Protune Photo Color: GoPro Color vs Flat

Some GoPros, like the HERO7 Black, offer a choice between two color modes in the photo mode: GoPro and Flat.… Read More

  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

GoPro Protune Photo Sharpening: High vs Medium vs Low

Some GoPro models give you the option to choose between high, medium, and low levels of sharpening. Here are some… Read More

  • Housings & Cases

Types of GoPro HERO4 Silver & Black Housings and Their Best Uses

Trying to work out which type of GoPro housing is best for what you want to use it for? Here's… Read More

  • Stabilizers
  • Video

GoPro Stabilizer Review: GVB 3-Axis Action Gimbal

The GVB 3-Axis Action Gimbal smoothes out the jerkiness that comes naturally with handheld video footage shot with GoPro cameras. Read More

  • Mounts & Grips

Joby Action Series GoPro Mounts

Joby has some new action camera mounts. I've been testing out the suction cup and clamp with the new locking… Read More

  • Apps
  • Photos

How to Remove the GoPro Fisheye Effect from Photos

GoPro photos have that distinctive fisheye look. But that might not be what you want all the time. Here's an… Read More

  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

Pros and Cons of Using a GoPro as an Everyday or Travel Camera

Can you use a GoPro as a travel camera? Absolutely. But before you rely exclusively on your GoPro for that… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO3+ Black vs HERO3+ Silver

The GoPro HERO3+ Black and HERO3+ Silver look practically identical. And while there's a lot of overlap in their features,… Read More

  • Housings & Cases

GoCase H4 Compact Case for GoPro HERO4 Silver and Black

There are a lot of GoPro cases available. GoCase is shooting for the premium end of the market. Here's my… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

Brunton All Day 2.0 Extended Waterproof Battery for GoPro HERO 4 | Hands-on Review

Battery life is a weak point of GoPros. The new Brunton All Day battery pack for the GoPro HERO4 series… Read More

  • Mounts & Grips
  • Timelapse

How to Add Panning and Rotation to GoPro Time Lapse Captures

Motion can make time lapse more compelling. Here's a roundup of some of the better options for adding panning and… Read More

  • Apps
  • Tips

How to Compile a Basic Timelapse Using GoPro Studio

Here's a step-by-step how-to guide on how to compile a basic time-lapse from a sequence of still images using GoPro… Read More

  • Apps
  • Video

How to Play GoPro CineForm MOV Video Files

If you're exporting GoPro Cineform MOV files from GoPro Studio, you might have trouble playing them on other systems. Here's… Read More

  • Apps
  • Photos
  • Video

Filtering, Sorting, and Selecting GoPro Photos & Video Footage with Fileloupe

It's easy to generate a lot of photos and video clips with GoPros. But sorting through it all to find… Read More

  • Housings & Cases

GoPro Swaddle Case

GoPros are tough little things. They end up in places that no camera should go. But even GoPros can do… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO4 Silver vs HERO4 Session

While there are several areas of overlap comparing the HERO4 Silver with the Session, there are also some key differences.… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

Hands On with the GoPro HERO4 Session

The GoPro HERO4 Session is the smallest and lightest GoPro yet. Here's how it works. Read More

  • Sound

External Microphones for the GoPro HERO8, HERO7, HERO6, HERO5, & HERO4

If you're looking to improve the sound quality of your GoPro videos, using an external mic will make a big… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

NiteCore Dual Charger for GoPro HERO4 and HERO3 Batteries

Nitecore's chargers for GoPro HERO4 or HERO3/3+ batteries can charge two batteries directly and a third indirectly. It also has… Read More

  • Accessories

Gekkopod for GoPro, iPhone, and Compact Cameras

The Gekkopod is a new product that's designed as a go-anywhere, attach-to-just-about-anything mount for GoPros, smartphones, and compact cameras. Read More

  • Memory Cards

Recommended Memory Cards for the GoPro HERO (2014)

Not every memory card will work or work well in a GoPro HERO (2014 model). Here are some recommendations for… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO (2014) vs HERO4 Silver

A detailed side-by-side comparison of how the GoPro HERO (2014) compares with the HERO4 Silver in terms of specs, features,… Read More

  • Housings & Cases

Best GoPro Cases

A roundup of some of the best GoPro cases out there. Read More

  • Video

Why Do GoPros Split Videos into Segments?

If you're wondering why your GoPro is breaking your videos up into smaller segments, it's not an error and you're… Read More

  • Batteries & Charging

GoPro HERO4 Battery & Charger Options

Here's a roundup of some options for spare batteries and battery chargers for the GoPro HERO 4 Silver and Black… Read More

  • Mounts & Grips

Spring Clamp with Flexible Gooseneck for GoPro Cameras

While GoPro's Jaws clamp works well in many situations, there are times a broader spring-loaded clamp comes in handy in… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO4 Silver vs HERO3+ Silver

A detailed side-by-side comparison of how the GoPro HERO4 Silver compares with the HERO3+ Silver in terms of features, capabilities,… Read More

  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO 4 Silver vs HERO 4 Black

Here's a detailed comparison of how the GoPro HERO4 Black and the HERO4 Silver compare in terms of features, capabilities,… Read More

  • Tips

GoPro HERO4 Menu Icons Cheat Sheet

GoPros use quite a lot of icons for various modes and functions. But it's not always clear what they mean.… Read More

  • Photos
  • Video

GoPro HERO 4 Black Video & Photo Specs: Resolutions, Framerates, & Shooting Modes

Here's a detailed overview of the video and photo specs of the GoPro HERO 4 Black Edition. Read More

  • Memory Cards

Recommended Memory Cards for the GoPro HERO4 Black & Silver

Here are some practical recommendations for SD cards for the GoPro HERO4 Black and Silver. Not every microSD card you… Read More

  • Housings & Cases

Moonshuttle Standard Frame for GoPro HERO3+

If you need to run your GoPro with external power or to access the memory card easily, a minimalist frame… Read More