Mount a camera to the top of the board GoPro HERO


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Mounting a camera to the top of the board

One place where you're going to want to mount a camera is often to the top of the skateboard or perhaps a surfboard. There's lots of great shots that can come from this point of view because it's really immersive, and it's a shot that not even the rider often gets to see.

Now, I recommend there are some permanent and some non-permanent ways to pull this off. On this particular board here, you see we actually got a metal mount that was really solid and we drilled a couple holes in the board. That actually goes through and it's attached. And it gives us a mount point right here. Now, this gives us minimal movement here on the camera. With this particular mount, it can go a little bit side to side. But it's in there pretty tight. Remember, you can get extra pieces from GoPro to extend this, to raise it up or down if you need to.

For a little bit less permanent solution, you can actually use one of the adhesive mounts from GoPro. Now in this particular case, sticking to the top of a ...

Mounting a camera to the top of the board
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Mounting a camera to the top of the board 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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