Using a GoPro to capture a unique perspective of your wedding is a hot trend. Some of you might ask, what exactly is a GoPro? It is a very small camera which is waterproof and shockproof.
GoPro cameras takes pictures which can easily be sequenced together using the manufacturer’smobile creative suite Splice or Quik to turn your images into videos. If you add a soundtrack or some transition affects you will create a beautiful personalized video to be posted to YouTube or your social media.
Since GoPro cameras are waterproof there is no need to be concerned if it rains on your wedding day. Due to their compact size the camera can be mounted and working inconspicuously creating photos of your wedding daywhile you and your guests are enjoying yourselves. There is no need for anyone to be manning the camera.
Go Pros are not meant to be used to take pictures of your complete wedding day from beginning to end. They are meant to capture a special moment or two. Are you looking snap some photos of the ladies during their early day preparations? Or would you like to discreetly capture your wedding vows from an intimately close location? Are you interested in enjoying some shots of the dancing festivities from a unique perspective? No problem. Just mount the GoPro camera to someone or something using a Chesty, Headstrap, or other mount and you’re ready to glean some unique and intimate moments of your wedding day.
Before you go ahead and commit to using the GoPro on your wedding day you will want to experiment with it so you know what settings you want to use and whether the location you’re mounting it to will adequately capture your moments of choice. Of course on your big day you will want to be sure you turn off the beeps and the flashing LED indicators so the camera does not become a distraction.