How to shoot an epic GoPro video

09 Feb 2016


GoPros are quickly becoming the go-to gadget for capturing absolutely epic footage. The Red Bull sponsored jump from outer space was filmed on the action cam. As was the video of a fireman rescuing a kitten, that’s pulled in nearly 30 million views.

In fact, GoPros are so versatile they’ve even spawned a whole new YouTube sub-genre of sky dives, bike rides and crazy sports stunts. The easy-to-use functionality means it’s never been simpler to pick up the camera and shoot amazing videos of your own.

So if you’re looking to get started but aren't sure where to begin with all those endless settings, we’re here to help. We’ve pulled together this handy infographic covering all the basics so you can start filming impressive footage from the get-go.

Our visual guide is packed with handy info on the GoPro settings that’ll bring that wow factor to your videos. Plus, we’ve included expert tips and tricks for getting the best shots of different sports. Whether you love zooming down the ski slope, or going on scenic cycle rides, this infographic has some fantastic tips.   

Can’t wait to start shooting your first GoPro video? Check out the fantastic range of GoPro action-cameras available from Currys that’ll help you shoot stunning top-quality videos.