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GoPro Here 6 Beginners Guide & Tutorial – Getting Started



Here is a start to finish beginners guide for the new GoPro Hero 6 Black. I have been told over and over how difficult it can be for those who get their very first GoPro to get started. There is a lot to learn and it can be a little overwhelming. Thankfully the GoPro Hero 6 Black is such an easy to use camera to use and can be mastered very quickly once you get using it. In this video, we go over all the steps needed to get up and running quickly, from removing and un-packaging the camera to recording your first video. A nice how-to guide for those who have just purchased their very first GoPro Hero 6 Black.


If your new to the GoPro world here is a list of gear I always recommend to new users to get you started.

GoPro Hero 6 Black (USA)
GoPro Hero 6 Black (CAN)

GoPro Shorty Mini Extension (USA)
GoPro Shorty Mini Extension (CAN)

Dual Charger with Extra Battery (USA)
Dual Charger with Extra Battery (CAN)

El Grande Extension Pole (USA)
El Grande Extension Pole (CAN)

Floating Hand Grip (USA)
Floating Hand Grip (CAN)

Karma Grip Stabilizer (USA)
Karma Grip Stabilizer (CAN)

RavPower Power Bank (USA)
RavPower Power Bank (CAN)

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  1. Mark

    July 8, 2018 at 6:00 pm

    I’ve just spent about an hour scouring the internet looking for answers to my questions about the Hero6. I found everything I wanted to know in your video. Thanks so much for the useful, user-friendly info. Most videos unbox or talk about advanced techniques and I was just looking for a thorough review that demonstrated features, which your video did admirably.

    • The GoPro Guy

      July 9, 2018 at 8:49 am

      Great I am glad you found it helpful.

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GoPro Protune Explained



Here is another video in our series of GoPro tutorials for beginners. Did you just pick up your very first GoPro, perhaps the new Hero 7 Black and are a little confused on what Protune is, what it’s for, and how to use it. In this video, I go over in detail what Protune is and when you would want to use it. For the demonstration, I am using a GoPro Hero 7 Black, if you own a Hero 6 Black or even a Hero 5 Black you can still follow along as the setting are still the same, however how you access protune is different. Protune is similar to shooting in manual mode on a DSLR camera, but if you are new to photography or videography don’t let that scare you. Portune is easy to use and there are some really useful tools included that everyone should use. Follow along with our YouTube tutorial.


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Tips & Tricks For The GoPro Hero 7 Black



Every year I put together a tips and tricks video for the current generation of GoPro Cameras as a way to help new users get the most out of their GoPro. Some of these tips are similar to the older GoPro”s but there are some new tips that are unique for the Hero 7 Black. Some of the tips include:

  • Removing Protective Lens Cover
  • Removing Battery Door
  • Front LCD Navigation
  • Charing/Using With Power Banks
  • ISO Settings for Time-Lapses
  • Flat Colour Profile
  • Disabling LED’s & Beeps
  • Playback Footage In SlowMotion
  • Battery Saving Tips

Watch our YouTube tips and tricks video for the GoPro Hero 7 Black.

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