PA's Online ATVing Resource

Recently Posted
Riding Rock Run with the CMATVA
by mikeexplorer
04/20/18 05:50 AM
For Sale -2007 Suzuki King Quad 450
by Grizz Girl
04/18/18 06:22 PM
Potter County, where to ride/stay
by mikeexplorer
03/30/18 05:56 AM
Regional News and Info
Potter County, where to ride/stay
by mikeexplorer
03/30/18 05:56 AM
Upcoming Rides and Events
Newly Added Topics
For Sale -2007 Suzuki King Quad 450
by Grizz Girl
04/18/18 06:22 PM
Riding Rock Run with the CMATVA
by JB #BrappMag
04/17/18 12:55 PM
HB 544 TO BE CONSIDERED IN THE SENATE
by mikeexplorer
04/14/18 05:37 AM
Potter County, where to ride/stay
by John1960
04/27/16 06:25 PM
Topic Options
Hop to:
#37482 - 06/24/14 07:09 PM Go Pro Helmet Camera
stevenjeff Offline
stranger

Registered: 06/22/14
Posts: 15
Loc: Painesville, Ohio
What type of camera does everyone use on their helmets. Was thinking about the GoPro but it has a high end price. Any suggestions.

Top
#37902 - 09/01/14 10:30 PM Re: Go Pro Helmet Camera [Re: stevenjeff]
Jim Offline
old hand

Registered: 07/28/10
Posts: 903
Loc: armstrong co
just got a gopro, but i am using a bar mount
_________________________
08 525 OUTLAW SRA
00 Isuzu VehiCross
98 Isuzu trooper

Top
#37920 - 09/07/14 08:23 PM Re: Go Pro Helmet Camera [Re: stevenjeff]
Yamsaab Offline
journeyman

Registered: 02/26/13
Posts: 86
Loc: Dillsburg, PA
I picked up a Sony HDr-as15 from best buy in the spring for 110 bucks.the quality is basically the same as the gopro and it has built in WiFi which comes in handy. I had problems with the lens fogging up but have since resolved the issue with proper storage techniques.

Idk if they still have it for that price. I believe the currently sell the new model which is a hdr-as20 I believe.

Whatever you get make sure it has a 170°ish field of view. This helps the video appear smoother for action shots.


Edited by Yamsaab (09/07/14 08:31 PM)
_________________________
Vintage Yamaha Connoisseur

Top
#37921 - 09/07/14 09:17 PM Re: Go Pro Helmet Camera [Re: stevenjeff]
orangehb Offline
newbie

Registered: 06/16/13
Posts: 35
Loc: Lewisburg Pa
I got a gopro hero 3 this past winter, i had been wanting to get one for a long time, and i know they are expensive but i gotta say I'm really glad i got it, the video quality it great the seem like they are the preferred camera for motor sports, one nice thing about the go pro is there is a lot of choices for different mounts to meet your needs. I'm not saying they are the best camera out there but they definitely do the job well

Top
#37926 - 09/08/14 08:42 AM Re: Go Pro Helmet Camera [Re: stevenjeff]
DirtyDeed Offline
addict

Registered: 10/16/12
Posts: 522
Loc: Wind Gap, PA
if you want something inexpensive, try a vivitar from walmart. for about $50, you get the camera, waterproof lens, and a bunch of mounts. All you need is the sd card.

obviously, not the best out there...but for $50, I don't care if it gets ruined.
_________________________
2012 Brute Force 750 EPS (stock)
2012 Grizzly 550 EPS Camo and gun racks (wife's ride)

Top

Moderator:  padirtslinger 
ATVingPA.com Gear Here !

Stickers should be in stock around the start of 2014. Anyone who has stickers ordered will get them as soon as we get them in. Thanks for your patience.


Sponsor
Mud Pit

Mudders Online
0 Members (), 53 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Today's Birthdays
atc350xer (49), paallterrain (31)
Newest Members
ed zipp, CTD03, Terry Chapla, Abcd, natale19
1773 Registered Users
Sponsor News
HB 544 TO BE CONSIDERED IN THE SENATE
by mikeexplorer
04/14/18 05:37 AM
Random Pictures
(Views)Popular Topics
Word Association 72618797
The Youtube thread 761189
August 24 - 26 Exclusive ATVingPa.com Weekend @ Scrubgrass Village 544949
Welcome To ATVingPA.com 406623
ATVingPa.com group ride at AOAA ROLL CALL 394176
ANF ANNUAL WINTER RIDE 2-5-11 350665
MUD DUCK TOUR (rock run july 30th) 339719
Time to WIN - Up for Grabs is another RZR Mask ! 335329
LOOK I got it all back together! 299276
2ND ANNUAL MUD DUCK / ATVING PA.COM ride @ Rock Run 10/6 248090
Sponsor
Forum Stats
1773 Members
92 Forums
5310 Topics
38420 Posts

Max Online: 249 @ 09/27/12 04:20 PM

ATVingPA.com on Facebook