Tag: gopro

May 12, 2014

This Guy Rode Over 200,000 km and Took a 360 Panorama Everywhere He Went

This Guy Rode Over 200,000 km and Took a 360 Panorama Everywhere He Went

In a once-in-a-lifetime journey that lasted 600 days, Alex Chacon rode a motorcycle through 36 countries, logging an insane 202,690 km in the process. Equipped with a GoPro, Alex took a 360 panorama of everywhere he went, editing the footage into one amazing video that will cause wanderlust for many. You can find hundreds…

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May 3, 2014

This Guy Got to Ride in an F16 so He Took a GoPro with Him

This Guy Got to Ride in an F16 so He Took a GoPro with Him

Photographer Blair Bunting got to take a ride in an F16 with the Thunderbirds, the air demonstration squadron of the US Air Force. The views are great and it’s interesting to see how he handles the g-force when the pilot does his acrobatic manoeuvres.

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Apr 23, 2014

These Guys Just BASE Jumped from the Very Top of the World’s Tallest Building

These Guys Just BASE Jumped from the Very Top of the World’s Tallest Building

At 829.8 meters (2,722 ft), the Burj Khalifa is the tallest man-made structure in the world. Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen broke a new World Record by BASE jumping from above the pinnacle by way of a custom-built platform constructed at the very top of the structure. The jump, sponsored by Skydive Dubai, was…

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Apr 21, 2014

This is What Happens When You Fly a Drone Through a Fireworks Show

This is What Happens When You Fly a Drone Through a Fireworks Show

Pairing GoPro’s with quadcopter drones is starting to really take off and the results are changing the way we experience and document events. Take this fireworks show, this is the closest you’ll ever get to live fireworks! For those curious, the song is: Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) by Arcade Fire.

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Apr 7, 2014

Jesper Tjader Double Backflips Over 180 ft Wide Halfpipe

Jesper Tjader Double Backflips Over 180 ft Wide Halfpipe

At the Suzuki Nine Knights event in Livigno, Italy, Jesper Tjäder (SWE) double backflipped a 55 metre transfer over a halfpipe. Jesper of course was wearing a GoPro and other camera operators were on hand to capture the gnarly trick. The progression of freestyle skiing has been a pleasure to watch!

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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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