Find out How GoPro Shoots the Craziest Ski Videos

The guys behind the camera just don’t get enough credit.

By
Tech
5,157 Hypes 0 Comments

For every insane Japan Grab that gets compiled into one of GoPro’s adrenaline-pumping ski and snowboard videos is a skilled cameraman that must follow the talent from an arm’s length, often doing the same jumps while focusing entirely on pointing the camera in the right direction. While they often don’t get enough credit for the next-level multitasking required of them, CBS News took to the mountains to find out what exactly goes into making a first-grade GoPro cameraman. Requiring a cool head and a steady hand, cameramen face no shortage of pressure, as each reshoot entails the whole crew having to return to the top of the slope, whether it be by ski lift or helicopter, before they can attempt to capture the moment again. Once you’re done, watch this beyond-impressive one-take feat of camera work at the Peace Park from earlier in the season.

Read Full Article

Join Our Discussions on Discord

The HYPEBEAST Discord Server is a community where conversations on cultural topics can be taken further.

101 Users Online

What to Read Next

SBTG x COVER by CROSSOVER Customizes the Vans Old Skool & Sk8-Hi For "Anarchy and Chaos" Collection
Footwear

SBTG x COVER by CROSSOVER Customizes the Vans Old Skool & Sk8-Hi For "Anarchy and Chaos" Collection

Vans you won’t find anywhere else.

A Kanye West & Migos Collaboration is Coming
Music 

A Kanye West & Migos Collaboration is Coming

Preview it here.

Tame Impala Remixed Miguel's "Waves"
Music 

Tame Impala Remixed Miguel's "Waves"

Do you prefer this or the Travi$ Scott version?


BJ The Chicago Kid Shares "A Day In My Mind" Visual for Jay Rock-featuring "Oh My God/Woman's World"
Music 

BJ The Chicago Kid Shares "A Day In My Mind" Visual for Jay Rock-featuring "Oh My God/Woman's World"

One of BJ The Chicago Kid’s best visuals yet.

DJ Premier Remixed Kanye West's "I Love Kanye"
Music 

DJ Premier Remixed Kanye West's "I Love Kanye"

The only ‘TLOP’ remix we need right now.

Miguel Performs "Waves" on 'James Corden'
Music 

Miguel Performs "Waves" on 'James Corden'

Also, he speaks about a time when he wasn’t so smooth around the opposite sex.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.