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My GoPro HERO5 Camera, 2nd Edition

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My GoPro HERO5 Camera, 2nd Edition

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  • Estimated Release: May 12, 2017

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  • Copyright 2017
  • Dimensions: 6" x 9"
  • Pages: 432
  • Edition: 2nd
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  • ISBN-10: 0-7897-5830-X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7897-5830-9

My GoPro Hero5 Camera, Second Edition offers a comprehensive introduction to using the most recently released GoPro Hero camera models. All of these cameras utilize the same basic operating system and menus, but each has slightly different features, functions and possible shooting resolutions for digital images and video. It also explains how to use the GoPro Apple Watch app or the user’s own voice in order to remotely control their camera, and includes a chapter about using one of the GoPro HERO5 cameras with GoPro’s Karma drone.

After offering an initial introduction to the cameras themselves, as well as their menus and buttons, this book offers an overview of the different camera housings and mounts available, plus explain how to utilize the GoPro mobile app and computer software. How to best use other “must have” GoPro accessories, including the Wi-Fi Remote and the LCD Touch BacPac display, for example, will also be covered.

Throughout the book will be hundreds of shooting tips and strategies that teach readers how to capture the best possible photos and videos in a wide range of situations. For example, this book will offer strategies for shooting professional-quality first and third-person photos/videos, as well as traditional photos/video, plus explain ways to achieve the best possible results indoors, outdoors, underwater, in low-light situations, and in high-action situations, for example.

This book will appeal to mainstream consumers who have purchased a GoPro camera to take on vacation or to capture “family moments,” as well as to more active people who want to capture crystal-clear “action” images or videos of themselves engaged in various activities, using their GoPro camera in conjunction with the best combination of optional camera accessories, housings and mounts, based on their activity and the shooting conditions.

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1 – Overview of the GoPro HERO5, HERO5 Session, and HERO Session Cameras
Chapter 2 – Getting Started with Your GoPro HERO5 Black
Chapter 3 – Getting Started with Your GoPro HERO5 Session or HERO Session
Chapter 4 – Overview of the GoPro HERO Housings
Chapter 5 – Overview of GoPro HERO Mounts
Chapter 6 – Additional Camera Stabilization Options and Why They’re Necessary
Chapter 7 – Must-Have GoPro Camera Accessories
Chapter 8 – Choosing the Best Memory Cards for Your GoPro Camera
Chapter 9 – Keeping Your Batteries Charged
Chapter 10 – Adjusting the Camera’s Setup Menu Options
Chapter 11 – Remotely Controlling Your GoPro Using Apple Watch, GoPro Smart Remote, and/or Your Voice
Chapter 12 – Shooting High-Resolution Photos
Chapter 13 – Ten Strategies for Taking Professional-Quality Digital Pictures
Chapter 14 – Shooting HD Video
Chapter 15 – Shooting Photos or Video Underwater
Chapter 16 – Capturing Sound and Using Artificial Light While Shooting
Chapter 17 – Ten Strategies for Shooing Awesome HD Video
Chapter 18 – Video Editing Using the GoPro Studio Software
Chapter 19 – View, Edit and Share Photos and Video Using the GoPro Mobile App
Chapter 20 – Third-Party Software and Mobile App Options for Editing and Sharing Photos and Video
Chapter 21 – Take Flight with the GoPro Karma Drone
Chapter 22 – Sharing Your Photos and Videos
Chapter 23 – Stream Live Video from Your GoPro
Chapter 24 – Troubleshooting Camera-Related Problems and Overcoming Common Shooting Challenges
Appendix A – Additional GoPro Resources 
Appendix B – Keeping Your Camera’s Operating System Up To Date

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