Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Choosing a frame size and rate, part of Shooting with the GoPro HERO: Car and Motorcycle Mounts.
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…Okay, we've got some of our initial equipment laid out.…One of the first things Jim, I think is important, is…that we get all of the cameras to sort of match up.…So we need to choose a frame size and a frame rate, and we have a mixture…of cameras here, so what are some of your initial thoughts for how we set these up?…You would get your shoot specs, usually leave a paper…trail, get an email, so you have that proof in case…something goes wrong but also you need to go through…all of your cameras and make sure everything is the same.…
>> And there's a couple of ways to do that.…So you guys can sort of follow along.…We're going to use the Go Pro app to wirelessly do this.…But of course, you can also use the built in screen or put the LCD BacPac on.…There's lots of ways.…Do you have a favorite way when you're doing settings, do you like the BacPac?…>> I'm a fan of the BacPac, I'm very hands on.…Mainly, I would be hands on if I'm doing this the day before.…This is not a day of moments before you're doing the shoot kind of thing.…
In this course, Richard Harrington and Jim Ball detail the tools and techniques for shooting mobile video with a vehicle-mounted GoPro. They'll explore the mounting and housing options and compare mounting locations: both inside and outside a car, on various spots on a motorcycle—or even directly on the rider. Plus, learn how to set up your GoPro settings to best capture video and still photography on the go.
- Packing for a GoPro shoot
- Following proper safety precautions
- Choosing a frame size and rate
- Shooting time lapse
- Attaching a GoPro to a motorcycle, car, or driver
- Getting multiple, unique angles
- Reducing camera shake