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Exploring Santa Cruz Island

About 30km off the coast of Ventura lies Santa Cruz Island — a remote mecca for adventure. We spent a weekend exploring it. Here’s how you can too.


A GoPro Makes A Swing Feel Like A Roller Coaster

Slides, teeter-totters, and even merry-go-rounds are all just bit players at a playground. The real star of the show are always the swing sets, because as this first-person GoPro footage reminds us, they’re about as close as you can get to riding a roller coaster without any kind of safety gear.


You Can Livestream From A GoPro On Meerkat Now, Nice

The latest shot in in the brewing livestreaming app war has been fired by Meerkat. You can now stream footage to the service from your GoPro, which is both useful and cool.


Top 5: The Best Action Cameras

Do you have an action-packed lifestyle? Do you spend every waking hour doing something so extreme that you just have to share it all with your friends? Then you need an action camera. There are a bunch of different action cameras out there that do a lot of different things, but they all capture video and make it easy to share. Here are the five best action cameras we’ve tested as of July 24, 2015.


Ride Along On Tiny Trains With A GoPro Strapped To A Model Railroad

No one has ever exclaimed “I can’t wait to take the train!” with an Amtrak ticket in hand — it’s usually just the cheapest solution to your travel needs. But after watching this wonderful GoPro footage, who wouldn’t be excited to ride this detailed miniature model railroad for hours on end?


GoPro Wants To Help You Turn Awesome Videos Into Cold, Hard Cash

Do you create stunning videos with your action camera? Videos where you careen through a canyon at death-defying speeds, or “ride” your tiny model trains? GoPro wants to licence those videos to advertisers looking for premium footage, and pay you for the privilege.


GoPro HERO 4 Session: Hands On

I’ve been keeping a secret, and today I can spill the beans. Last month, I took a new camera on some adventures. Yes, it’s a GoPro. A smaller, lighter, more versatile GoPro than you’ve ever seen.


Awesome GoPro Video Shows The First-Person View Of A Jedi

Video: This is so much fun. Bill Parker imagined what it would look like if a Jedi wore a GoPro and came up with this kickass first-person footage of the Jedi swinging his lightsaber around to fight Stormtroopers and blow up AT-ATs. Like those other GoPro videos that feature crazy stunts, seeing another point of view lets me pretend that I’m the person in the video. And I feel pretty badass as a Jedi.


Watch A Hammerhead Shark Swim In The Ocean From The Shark's Perspective

The coolest thing about being a shark is that you can swim around all you want in the ocean and you don’t have to be afraid of, well, sharks. That’s only semi-true, but look at this hammerhead shark moseying about on the ocean floor and it passes by all its shark friends without a worry in the world. No one messes with it.


GoPro's New Super-Small Hero 4 Session Camera Is A Traveller's Best Friend

GoPro has a new action camera out, called the Hero 4 Session. It’s the smallest GoPro yet by a massive margin, being 50 per cent smaller and 40 per cent lighter than any other variant of the Hero 4, it’s waterproof without an additional case, and you can switch it on and start recording with a single button.