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PapaPogey
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re: Go Pro Camera Who has one?

I need to bring mine in the kayak, but the head mount is uncomfortable and I don't know what else to do.


lsutiger2010
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but the head mount is uncomfortable and I don't know what else to do


Buy the suction cup mount and mount it to the kayak itself. The suction cup is very strong. Also, I made a safety cable for mine for that rare chance it does come off.


Blue Velvet
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re: Go Pro Camera Who has one?
Suction cup it to the very front tip of the yak and point it backwards facing you or mount it to your landing net so you can move it around and stick it underwater.


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PapaPogey
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re: Go Pro Camera Who has one?
The problem with that is that most of my casts/hookups aren't in front of the boat.


lsutiger2010
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The problem with that is that most of my casts/hookups aren't in front of the boat.


Don't know what your kayak looks like but there might be a place you can mount it face the direction you want. Also, have you considered the chest harness mount?


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Ari BROld
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the chest mount aint too bad. it would probably give you a good view in the yak.


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RogerTheShrubber
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Attachments that come with the kit are crappy. We busted ours the first time we went skiing, then sledding. I've got to try to find something better. Put it on the kid's helmet and he had it gone 30 seconds into his first run.

They will probably work on the kayak, but the weather hasn't been good enough to break it out this year.


jimbeam
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i want to get one for the kayak and duck hunting. probably get one before teal season.


mylsuhat
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Been subscribed to your channel for a while







Blue Velvet
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And on kirkconnell's MyPersonalBest app.

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lsunurse
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Me and my husband bought a GoPro 3 Black back in Feb for our honeymoon last March. We got great footage but the thing acted up on our trip. The remote wouldn't always sync with the camera and the whole camera froze completely we were white water rafting. It is cool watching the video but the camera itself is a huge PITA to deal with. Def not the most user-friendly camera. My husband still takes it on his mountainbike rides and has a love/hate relationship with the camera(one weekend he will tell me to sell the thing, next weekend he's asking for me to edit footage).


We still have footage I haven't even begun to edit.


I say if you have the money and do enough active stuff, it's cool. We have videos from our honeymoon that I'll forever cherish(NOT THOSE KINDS OF VIDEOS )


If you are buying one for a trip...buy it a couple months before so you are more familiar with how the camera works before your trip.


ETA: Here is the only video I have from it on youtube

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This post was edited on 5/2 at 12:53 am


When in Rome
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re: Go Pro Camera Who has one?
Just bought my boyfriend one for his birthday. He loves it! We will both use it, for SCUBA diving, snowboarding, fishing, and hunting (hunting I do not tag along for, I might add ). It's been awesome so far. Totally worth it, IMO. If you spend a lot of time outdoors, it's a no-brainer


jimbeam
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When In Rome
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Outdoor Board



When in Rome
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Hey, I read all the time there is some useful information on this board!


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Capt ST
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i want to get one for the kayak and duck hunting. probably get one before teal season.


I've got the silver one I carry with me, doesn't zoom so filming birds sucks. Gun mount misses a ton, strapped on head starts to bother me too. I'm going to mount it looking over back of boat and just let it go. I have 4 chips full, that I've never got around to edit. Make sure your lens is clean, shot an awesome hunt last season, 24 birds less than 2 hrs with streak of mud I dripped on it when I changed out chip. And it was one of those epic hunts, flight after flight of greys dropping in.


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SpeckHunter
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re: Go Pro Camera Who has one?
Damn Nurse that looks fun!


lsunurse
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It was scary as hell, but so much fun at the same time.


I'll post the video taken from him actually doing the zipline from his helmet once I move it to YouTube


Nascar Fan
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When in Rome
lsunurse
Welcome to the OB


When in Rome
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Thank you!


Colt M4A1
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I need to get one


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