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Posted by Lafayette | Jan 27, 2011 @ 11:02 PM | 15,050 Views
Hello all,
I have noticed that the lens swap on the Gopro is a hot topic.
For those like me who are not ready to take apart their precious Gopro , here is something that can be used to correct the distortion in still pictures.
I am sure many already know about this, but I am sure a few will be happy to use this free program.
As for video, 1080 makes it better than 720, but I admit the new lens seems to work very well.
Here is a side by side comparaison of a pic undistorted with the free GML undistorter as well as edited using the free "" software.

Free GML Image Undistorter:


Posted by Lafayette | Jan 08, 2011 @ 04:14 AM | 14,746 Views
My slowstick has more lives than a dozen cats!
Yep, I have to put the winglets back on, it made a big difference.
New motor mount and gear/camera mount for the GOpro HD.
All for 3 bucks!
Poplar stick $o.99
Aluminum piece $1.99
Glue we all have some!
Formica: Free Lowes samples!
Fun factor: priceless

GWS Slow stick $3 AP upgrade for GOPRO HD.wmv (3 min 17 sec)

Posted by Lafayette | Jan 06, 2011 @ 12:06 PM | 13,952 Views
Shot early am in the Blue Ridge NC. 20 degrees, crisp!
The light changes by the minute, and all turns to gold for a moment.
Even better in real life.
Of course I had to give credit where it is due, for this wonderful music.
Fields of gold (5 min 30 sec)