Attach a mic GoPro HERO


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Attaching a mic

There's a couple of components to making sure you're getting good sound. Out of the box, the GoPro's not really designed for audio. Sure, there's some built in mics, but there is things that can get in the way. If you are using the hard case, it's virtually impossible to attach a mic, or get good audio. Which is why, in this case, we are using the GoPro frame. Same thing here on this camera. You see that the frame exposes the ports on the side, making it easier to actually put attachments in. When it's in the hard case, it's pretty much impossible.

Right here we have a USB port, which could be used for audio, not just data. What you're then going to need is an actual adapter cable. So, GoPro makes a USB to mini plug adapter. And what this cable does, is it allows you to go in the USB port, and then have an input on the other end. So, I just go ahead and attach that to the camera. At this point, I'm going to take a microphone. Now, this particular adapter is using min...

Attaching a mic
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Attaching a mic provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Richard Harrington as part of the Shooting with the GoPro HERO: Action Sports

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