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Five GoPro Hero 5 Tips and Tricks


Five GoPro Hero 5 Tips and Tricks

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Here are five really cool tips and secret tricks for the new GoPro Hero 5. These useful Gopro Hero 5 Black tips will definitely come in handy at some point while using this amazing little camera.

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In this tips and tricks video I cover the following subjects.

1. Removing the lens cover on the GoPro Hero 5 Black
2. Removing and reattaching the side charging door to allow for external power / batteries or external microphone while the Hero 5 is in its housing and mounted.
3. How to access the front LCD setting on the GoPro Hero 5 Black
4. How to lock the touch screen of the GoPro Hero 5.
5. Changing settings to maximize and extend the battery life on the GoPro Hero 5 Black.

GoPro Hero 5 Black Beginners Guide | Getting Started

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I decided to make a GoPro Hero 5 Black beginners guide to help those who have just purchased their very first GoPro. In this video I cover the basics of getting up and running and recording your first video. This beginners guide covers topics such as memory, setup, recording and accessories. This will be a multi part series starting with my Getting Started video and then moving on to more advanced settings and techniques.

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You can visit our website for more tutorials, guides and tips to help you get the most out of your GoPro Hero 5 Black.

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How to Shoot a GoPro Hero 5 Sunset Timelapse | Tutorial & Tips

In this tutorial I will show you all the steps that I do to create beautiful time lapses with my GoPro Hero 5 Black. GoPro's do a great job capturing epic sunset timelapses, they are light weight and easy to pack and the final results can be stunning. These basic tips and tricks will help you to film amazing time lapses with your GoPro.

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Anker Powerbank:
Hard Case:
Flow-Mow Pano Head:
VidPro Motorized Pano Head:

Here are the settings I used to capture this timelapse.

Camera: GoPro Hero 5 Black
Mode: Timelapse Photo Mode
Interval: 5 Seconds
Megapixels: 12 MP / Wide
Protune: On
White Balance: Native
Colour: GoPro Colour
ISO MIN: 100
ISO MAX: 100
Sharpness: Low

Stay tuned as I will be uploading more time lapse tutorial videos in the coming weeks. These videos will walk you threw the editing phase of creating GoPro timelapses and feature software such as GoPro Studio, Adobe Premier Elements, LRTimelapse and Lightroom.

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GoPro Hero 5 Battery Saving Tips & Tricks

Here is a video showing you all the battery saving tips and tricks I have learned to help squeeze every precious ounce of power from your GoPro Hero 5 battery.

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I found with the GoPro Hero 5 Black that it had a significant battery drain while the camera was turned off, losing between 5 to 10% battery charge every 24 hours. These tips and tricks help reduce the Hero 5 battery drain as well as maximize your shooting time while using the camera.

GoPro Hero 6 Black Tips and Tricks

Here is a collection of 12 tips and tricks for the GoPro Hero 6 Black. This video is geared to those who are brand new to the GoPro World. In this video I go over many useful tips that you may not be aware of and will help you get the most out of your Hero 6 Black.

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GoPro Shorty Extension/Tripod -
GoPro El Grande Extension Pole -
GoPro Karma Grip -

My Favorite Drone
DJI Spark ( DJI Store)
DJI Spark (Amazon)

In this video we go over the following tips & Tricks for GoPro beginners.
1. Front Lens removal of the GoPro Hero 6 Black
2. Side USB Door Removal
3. Front LCD Screen Settings
4. Power On Voice Command
5. Playback Volume Adjustment
6. Adding A Highlight In Media Manager
7. Filtering Videos and Photos in Media Manager/
8. Battery Savings Tips for Hero 6 Black
9. Disabling Beeps on Hero 6 Black
10. How to Set Exposure Lock
11. Locking The Screen of the Hero 6 Black.
12. Filming Upside Down

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GoPro: Tip #111 GoPro HERO5 Voice Commands Tutorial Guide

One of the best features of the new GoPro HERO5 is that you can use the voice commands. Here's a simple demo how to use it. Tutorial and Guide for GoPro Voice Control (GoPro Voice Commands)

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Best Time Lapse Settings for GoPro Hero 5 | Sunset & Sunrise

In this video I go over the settings I use on my GoPro Hero 5 black to capture and create beautiful sunset and sunrise time lapses. These are my go to settings and find they always produce stunning results. In this little tutorial I go over each setting in detail and why I use them. Please comment if you have any questions about creating sunset or sunrise timelapses on your GoPro and I will try to answer them the best that I can. I also include a few tips and ticks to help you along the way.

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GoPro HERO 5 SESSION Tutorial: How To Get Started

Unboxing, Setting Up and Getting Started with Your GoPro HERO 5 Session.
For more help with your GoPro HERO5 SESSION camera, check out my book:
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This video shows you how to set up your GoPro Hero 5 Session camera so you are ready to start recording videos and photos with it! For the Hero 5 Session.

This video includes:
0:44 Unboxing and Setting Up your Hero5 Session
1:52 Inserting a microSD Memory Card
2:53 Charging your Hero 5 Session
5:17 Updating your camera’s firmware and Connecting to the Capture App
7:45 Navigating your Camera
8:51 Recording Modes
10:25 Voice Control
12:19 Changing Settings
13:32 Mounting Basics
16:11 Transferring files

To learn invaluable information about Settings, Mounting, Filming, Editing, and Sharing, check out my book at Amazon SPECIFICALLY FOR THE HERO 5 SESSION:
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GoPro Hero 5 Black Tips & Tricks

Things you should know about the Gopro Hero 5 Black.
I will be covering 5 tips and tricks in this video!

How to
1. Save battery's life
2. Access setting from front LCD screen
3. Lock the touchscreen
4. Remove the protect lens
5. Remove side door

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Charging While Recording | GoPro Hero 5 Black Tips

Here is an update video to a video I made a few month back on how to connect the GoPro Hero 5 Black to an external power source to allow for extended recording and long night lapses to keep the battery charged while recording.

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It seems that many are having problems charging their GoPro Hero 5 while recording. I have investigated the issue and came up with one possible solution and here is my findings. This may not be everyone's issues, but it may just answer a few questions and clear up a few things. Don't forget to subscribe!

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Here are some simple n kool tips n tricks for the GoPro Hero 5. These useful tips will definitely be useful, please follow whatever i have mention, GoPro Hero 5 is an amazing camera and my fav.
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In this video i have share some tips and tricks which are listed below:-

1. how and why to Remove the lens cover on the GoPro Hero 5 Black
2. the side charging door plug out to allow for charging on the go while riding /and to attach microphone
3. How to lock the touch screen of the GoPro Hero 5.
4.To maximize battery life on the GoPro Hero 5 Black, What needs to be done.

How to film GoPro SUNRISE Timelapses - Tutorial (Works for HERO 7)

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In this video I'm showing you how I edit my timelapse Videos!!
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GoPro: How To Avoid Wrong Aiming - GoPro Tip #534

How to avoid bad aimed pictures and videos on your GoPro! Get the perfect shot! I will teach you how!

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How to Set Exposure Lock | GoPro Hero 5 Tips & Tricks

In this GoPro tips video I show you the different exposure modes for the GoPro Hero 5 Black with some tips on how to lock the exposure. Exposure lock and manual exposure can come in very hand for various situations while recording. Exposure lock works in both video and photo mode.

GoPro Karma Grip Tips and Tricks: Exploring Photography with Mark Wallace

In this episode Mark Wallace gives us some tips for better GoPro Hero 5 audio, compares image stabilization between the GoPro and a GoPro with a Karma Grip. He also shows how to hold and calibrate the Karma Grip and shows how to quickly create a time lapse video.

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GoPro Tutorial: Light Painting

Light Painting with Your GoPro HERO 7 Black, HERO 6 Black, HERO 5 Black or HERO 4 Black/Silver.
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This video shows you how use the long Shutter time in Night Photo Mode to paint with light.

This video includes:
0:30 How Light Painting Works
1:03 Choosing Your Settings For Light Painting
2:26 Light Painting Tips
4:21 Editing Your Photos

To learn invaluable information about Settings, Mounting, Filming, Editing, and Sharing, check out the book for your specific camera model:

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