Tag: gopro

Apr 5, 2014

You Know Those ‘Tiny Planet’ Photos? This Guy Made a Video Version

You Know Those ‘Tiny Planet’ Photos? This Guy Made a Video Version

Using six GoPro cameras in a 3D printed mount, artist/photographer/filmmaker/journalist Jonas Ginter made this fantastic 360 degree spherical panorama video. While people have been making spherical panorama photos (commonly referred to as Tiny Planets) for years, this is the I’ve seen in video form. You can learn more about the project and the mount…

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Mar 29, 2014

This Dog was Born with Two Legs. This is His First Time at the Beach

This Dog was Born with Two Legs. This is His First Time at the Beach

Dunacn Lou Who is a boxer that was born with a severely deformed pelvis and hind legs. By the time he was eight weeks old the bones in his legs were completely fused with no way to correct them. Several weeks later, Amanda Giese of Panda Paws Resuce, told King5 that amputating his rear…

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Mar 27, 2014

This Guy Made a High Five Camera Because High Fives Make Everything Better

This Guy Made a High Five Camera Because High Fives Make Everything Better

Andrew Maxwell-Parish rigged an Arduino Yún to a GoPro so the camera would automatically take a short video clip any time he gave someone a high five. You can see the results in the video above. High fives make everything better. They connects us, they makes us smile and they are way better than…

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Mar 24, 2014

Flying With the Fastest Birds on the Planet

Flying With the Fastest Birds on the Planet

BBC wildlife show Animal Camera placed tiny spy cameras on some of the fastest and most manoeuvrable birds on the planet, the peregrine falcon and the goshawk. The footage of a diving peregrine pulling a 10 g bottom turn and a goshawk weaving through a forest will blow your mind. These birds are amazing!…

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Mar 18, 2014

This Diver Survived a Shark Attack and He has the GoPro Footage to Prove It

This Diver Survived a Shark Attack and He has the GoPro Footage to Prove It

To protect the reef in the Western Carribean Sea from the destructive and invasive Lionfish (which have no natural predators in these foreign waters and are killing native fish species), diver Jason Dimitri was on assignment culling lion fish when a Caribbean Reef Shark suddenly appeared. Jason said he was about 70 ft underwater…

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Mar 17, 2014

If Superman Had a GoPro This is What it Would Look Like

If Superman Had a GoPro This is What it Would Look Like

YouTube hitmakers Corridor Digital just released this awesome concept video earlier today that imagines what it would look like if Superman had a GoPro camera. The aerial footage was captured using a quadcopter drone (DJI Phantom) along with some very slick editing. The music is Hero by Pegboard Nerds. If you want to support…

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Feb 28, 2014

These Guys Strapped a GoPro to a Pelican that Forgot How to Fly. This is His First Flight

These Guys Strapped a GoPro to a Pelican that Forgot How to Fly. This is His First Flight

Bigbird stumbled ashore one day after a huge storm in Tanzania. He was abandoned by his flock and had forgotten how to fly. The staff at Greystoke Mahale took Bigbird in and strived to teach him how to fly again. They strapped a GoPro to his giant beak and watched in awe as he…

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Feb 13, 2014

These Guys Wore a GoPro and Scaled the Second Tallest Building in the World

These Guys Wore a GoPro and Scaled the Second Tallest Building in the World

Vadim Makhorov and Vitaliy Raskalov sneaked into the Shanghai Tower (still under construction) and climbed not only to the top, but scaled to the end of a crane that currently sits atop the roof. Upon its completion in 2014, Shanghai Tower will stand approximately 632 metres (2,073 ft) high and will have 121 storeys.…

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Jan 31, 2014

GoPro Just Released New HD Footage of Felix Baumgartner’s Space Jump and it’s Insane

GoPro Just Released New HD Footage of Felix Baumgartner’s Space Jump and it’s Insane

On October 14, 2012, Felix Baumgartner ascended 128,100 feet above Earth’s surface to the edge of space in a stratospheric balloon. He broke the speed of sound while free-falling back to Earth, setting three world records in the process. GoPro had seven HERO2 cameras documenting every moment and Red Bull and GoPro just released…

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Jan 7, 2014

These Fishers Put a GoPro on a Crab Net. The Results were Surprising

These Fishers Put a GoPro on a Crab Net. The Results were Surprising

In late December a group of fishers off the coast of Bunbury, Australia decided to attach a GoPro camera to their crab net. It turned out to be a great decision as the resulting video shows just how much activity there is underwater! Those stingrays look awesome!

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