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NikkiNeptune
07-22-2011, 04:56 AM
Has anyone heard of this?

http://gopro.com/cameras/hd-hero-960-camera/

Super compact
HD!
Wide angle lens
Less than $200 bucks
Waterproof up to 60 feet (I think it said!)

What's not to love?? I wanna try it out!

Spindrift
07-22-2011, 05:03 AM
Yep, love it. My brother and I use it for surfing.

Spindrift
07-22-2011, 08:22 AM
Sucks at night though. It needs a lot of light to work well.

NewYorkMermaid
07-22-2011, 04:57 PM
ohh i want this soo much <- camera freak :)

Lorelei
07-22-2011, 05:00 PM
I have that camera and just recently started using it. :) It's a really nice camera so far, we took it to the lake and I thought the water would be too murky to catch anything, but it actually had a lot of detail to it. I'm just glad we got the headpiece to it so underwater videos are a bit smoother. Anyways, so far it's a very nice and reasonably priced underwater camera.

LindseyLu
07-22-2011, 05:57 PM
I really really want one!!!! The company is so awesome! They have a daily give away (they announce it on FB) in which one lucky winner recieves ONE OF EVERYTHING they make!!! How sweet is that!?!?!? Only one entry per day, but here's the link! :) http://gopro.com/daily-giveaway/ Go get your GoPro!!!

AniaR
07-22-2011, 09:02 PM
they frequently go on sale too

LindseyLu
08-08-2011, 07:11 PM
YAY!!!!!!!!!!!! I finally picked one up at my friends surf shop this weekend!!!!! Haven't got to use it too much yet, but will be taking it on my trip to The Sea of Cortez next week! :) Then when I come home it's on, mermaid videos galore! LOL, now I just need to find some willing mermaid models! Mermaid Bella Blue is still perfecting her swimming techniques so I'm temporarily mer-less...hhhmmmm...any volunteers??!?? LOL! :D

MermaidMeiko
08-08-2011, 07:32 PM
my brother got one for hanukkah... he lost it within the week =3=


they're so cool, though!

MermaidSaku
08-08-2011, 07:37 PM
i've been planning on getting one soon : o

Mer_Adella
09-14-2012, 09:35 AM
My boyfriend has one that he uses for snowmobiling. It is pretty sweet. I was going to ask him if I could use it in the waterproof case to get video of me swimming. And now I have the picasa program on my computer where I can get great stills from video :D :yay:

Capt Nemo
09-14-2012, 10:56 AM
They do need a lot of light! I'm thinking about one for mounting on my video housing for shooting stills while I'm shooting video.