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Old 04-05-2011, 02:41 PM   #31 (permalink)
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Saying a Go Pro is second rate is kind of asinine, considering that half of the pros use them and so do a ton of filmers.

I have to agree that NC is wasting his time with a go pro if he can barely ride. You at least need to cover something interesting. Otherwise it's just another lame video of people riding groomers. Yawn...
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Old 04-05-2011, 03:31 PM   #32 (permalink)
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dont get me wrong, the quality of the vids is awesome, and the mount options availble allow for vids to be taken in ways normal cameras cant. As a sports filming device, there's no equal. Not to mention its relatively cheap for what it does.

the camera itself cant zoom, mode switching isn't exactly intuitive nor user-friendly, there's no HUD/LCD screen, fisheye lens, can't film jack at night...list goes on, so ya, i don't think of it highly as a camera. Pretty sure other companies will catch on and notice the lack of these things on the gopro and improve on them.
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Old 04-06-2011, 03:52 PM   #33 (permalink)
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...they can do, they hate on it out of jealousy, so film things for YOUR enjoyment and fuck everyone else; the world is full of pricks.
Not to mention there's those of us who enjoy a vid more if it's being done by someone at about our own level. I learn more from watching some guy do a 270 to snow-angel than from watching BA hit another 100-footer, and yawn on the way down.
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Old 04-06-2011, 08:52 PM   #34 (permalink)
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your birthday is not in another four monthes. it's not "coming up"
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Old 04-06-2011, 08:58 PM   #35 (permalink)
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QFT.......

OK a Dr. Who fan too, what about you isn't cool

As to the topic a pass, usually for better vid and teaching tool someone else is filming you anyway.
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Old 04-06-2011, 09:33 PM   #36 (permalink)
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alright snowboard pass it is!!!
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Old 04-06-2011, 09:50 PM   #37 (permalink)
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alright snowboard pass it is!!!
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Old 04-07-2011, 08:07 AM   #38 (permalink)
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also, if you're asking for one of two things as a gift... choose the more expensive one.
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