Best GoPro Video Editing Software You Can Use In 2018

Best GoPro Video Editing Software You Can Use In 2018

GoPro, Video Editing
If you're a GoPro user, chances are that at some point you will want to edit your shots and try to create cool videos like those you see on YouTube. You will want to take all that raw footage and start cutting it, stitch it, do transitions, add effects, stabilize the image if it's too shaky, add music or voiceover, add titles or credits. But where do you start? How can you edit your GoPro videos? So I get this question a lot: Cristian, what is the best GoPro video editing software? And that's exactly what we are going to talk about in this post. Please note that it this post I am going to refer to desktop or laptop software. I like to edit all my videos on a…
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GoPro Battery Life: What To Expect And How To Improve It

GoPro Battery Life: What To Expect And How To Improve It

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I conducted a little research/interview a while back and I asked 44 travel bloggers what are their top tips for getting the most out of their GoPro. There was one thing that people constantly brought up - the GoPro battery life. The bottom line was that there's simply not enough power in one single battery to last as much as the users want. Especially when you are traveling a lot and you want to capture as much footage as you can. So if you find yourself having the same issue, read on and find out how long does a GoPro battery last and what you can do to make it last longer. I'm also going to touch a little bit on what are some good accessories to use to improve…
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GoPro Protune Explained [Image & Video Examples Included]

GoPro Protune Explained [Image & Video Examples Included]

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Alright so in this post, we are talking about GoPro Protune. What it is, what it does, who is it for and when should you use it. Let me tell you right off the bat that if you don't plan on spending some time in post-production on video editing or photo editing you are better off without using Protune. So if that's the case, I'll save you the time and tell you to simply forget that it exists. Focus on other features on your GoPro instead, such as the field of view, the spot meter or learn how to create a time-lapse or maybe a slow-motion video. If you do want to tweak the knobs and push the buttons in post-production though, keep reading. What is Protune? Protune is a…
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Do This To Create A Stunning GoPro Time Lapse

Do This To Create A Stunning GoPro Time Lapse

GoPro, Video Editing
GoPro is an amazing tool for creating time-lapse videos out of a bunch of photos. If you are a GoPro owner you should take the time to dive into this awesome feature and I guarantee you will be in love with it. So if you are looking to get started on it, as always, I'm here to help you out with a few tips, tricks and examples. I think GoPro time-lapse videos look absolutely dope. They work really well for travel videos or for moments of your vlog or film where you just want to skip through something really fast, but still give the viewers a sense of what happens in the meantime. Before we get to it, let's start with the very beginning, shall we? What exactly is a…
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GoPro Fisheye: What It Is, How It Works and How To Remove It

GoPro Fisheye: What It Is, How It Works and How To Remove It

GoPro, Video Editing
If you are a GoPro user or any action camera user for that matter, you know what the fisheye effect does. It has become a trademark of GoPros, I could say, and most of the times comes in very handy. It allows you to capture more of the action by offering a wide view angle. On top of that, it looks really cool too. But there are situations in which the fisheye effect doesn't work. Maybe you just want to vlog using your GoPro. Or maybe you are using your GoPro on a drone and you don't want the horizon line to be bent. Here's how to step up your drone filming game, if you're into that. These are just a couple of the situations in which you would want to…
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How To Edit GoPro Videos On Your Phone: Quick & Splice Apps

How To Edit GoPro Videos On Your Phone: Quick & Splice Apps

GoPro, Video Editing
Sometimes you just want to edit your GoPro videos on the go, quick and dirty. Well, maybe not that dirty, but you want to have them done fast. Editing videos on your phone come in handy when you are traveling with a GoPro and you want to keep your friends and followers up to date on your adventures. If you are looking for tips and tricks on how to edit your GoPro videos on your iPhone or Android device, you are in good hands. Before we kick this one off, let me tell you that I am not a big fan of editing GoPro videos, or any other type of videos on a mobile device. That's probably because I'm so used to using a desktop workstation. Nevertheless, if you don't…
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How To Create Buttery Smooth GoPro Slow Motion Videos [2018 Update]

How To Create Buttery Smooth GoPro Slow Motion Videos [2018 Update]

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Last updated: March 2018 I don't know about you but I love slow motion scenes. If the shot is right, the music is right and the slow motion effect looks nice and smooth I always get the chills. I get goosebumps people! That's why I like to include at least a couple of slow-motion scenes in all my video edits. Regardless is it was shot with a GoPro, or with a different type of camera. I think it adds a nice cinematic look to the film, it makes it look professional and much more interesting to watch. Unfortunately, I can't always do it because the scenes were not filmed with that in mind. Not all videos can be slowed down in post-production while maintaining a good video quality. So if you…
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What The GoPro Spot Meter Does & How To Use It [2018 Update]

What The GoPro Spot Meter Does & How To Use It [2018 Update]

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Last update: February 2018 OK, so you found the GoPro Spot Meter function, right? Oh, wait. If you are using a GoPro Hero 5 Black or a Hero 6 Black that's gone. Don't worry though, I'll tell you how to replicate the Spot Meter feature from your old GoPro in just a second. Alright, so that's great! Let me talk a little bit about how Spot Meter works, when should you use it and what it actually does. Spot metering is actually a function which you can find on pretty much any (relatively new) DSLR camera. It has different names such as Metering Mode, Exposure Metering or simply Metering. And it's role is to help photographers and videographers get the perfect exposure when the shot is a bit tricky. I'd…
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How To Stabilize GoPro Videos The Right Way

How To Stabilize GoPro Videos The Right Way

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GoPro is an amazing camera and it can take shots that look absolutely phenomenal. I'll give you that. But when you're into sports you know there will be a lot of camera movement. And I'm not talking about that smooth, cinematic looking camera movement. No, I'm talking about those annoying shaky GoPro videos which put viewers off. Is there any way to fix that? How can you get smooth GoPro footage? Will you need a GoPro stabilization mount? Is there any way to stabilize GoPro videos in the editing stage? Is there such a thing as the best GoPro stabilization software? Maybe a free one? Does in work on both Windows and Mac? If you are asking yourself any of these questions you are on the right page. Because we're…
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13 GoPro Underwater Tips For Shooting Like Flipper

13 GoPro Underwater Tips For Shooting Like Flipper

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If you like to get yourself and your GoPro wet you've arrived at the right destination. No, I'm not holding a pool party, but I will give you the best tips for making the most out of your underwater GoPro shots. For most people, filming underwater is the main reason for buying a GoPro. So why not make the most out of it? I remember when I took my first underwater shoot with a GoPro. Man, I was so disappointed by the way it looked. I initially thought that there's something wrong with my camera, or it's a fake one. The video looked so dull and washy. It was nothing like I expected. You see these amazing GoPro underwater shots on YouTube, so you have really high expectations from your own…
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