After a few years of using and supplying the ArduSub/Q Ground Control system to users of ROVs and drop cameras, we have a pretty good idea of the first things to check when you hit a roadblock. Here are the top 5 issues (and solutions) we see users having whilst getting setup .
Samantha Blampied is an award winning marine ecologist, PhD candidate, and Spot X customer based on the wild Channel Island of Jersey, studying through the University of Plymouth. Sam was generous enough to tell us a little bit about the Jersey marine environment and the important work she is conducting.
The 4K setting on your camera isn't just for getting ultra-crisp footage; with all those pixels, did you know you can crop that footage, for an effective zoom, while still retaining HD quality? Great for surveys etc where you may need to get a closer view of the seabed etc. The clip in the link is filmed at 4K UHD, cropped to 720P HD.
GoPro recently released the Quick Story feature within the Capture app. It's one of the best things GoPro has done for a while as it automatically puts together a short clip, complete with music and transitions right on your phone, using recent footage captured on your Hero 5. Learn more about it here...