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  1. Zac R

    I built a new gopro accessory for hands-free pov shooting, thought y’all might dig it

    I'm one of those kids that was always taking apart the VCR and putting it back together, so I guess it's in my blood? As a grown-up I've fallen into the product design/engineering niche so this was up my alley. This whole project really came about because I knew exactly what I wanted for myself...
  2. Zac R

    I built a new gopro accessory for hands-free pov shooting, thought y’all might dig it

    Thanks for the support! There has been some naysaying from people who don't "get it" so it's really refreshing to hear positive words from people who actually see the usefulness of the product. :)
  3. Zac R

    I built a new gopro accessory for hands-free pov shooting, thought y’all might dig it

    We've launched! If it sounds like a cool product, please check out the link below. If not, I promise I'm done talking about it! Check it out: http://kck.st/1tnN6yC
  4. Zac R

    I built a new gopro accessory for hands-free pov shooting, thought y’all might dig it

    @jonthai, I've been working on this for about 10 months, maybe a year if we're going back to napkin sketches and searching for someone who already made something similar (I really wanted it, but it turned out it didn't exist yet). So glad you think it's cool, I'm happy to answer any questions...
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    I built a new gopro accessory for hands-free pov shooting, thought y’all might dig it

    Glad you think it's cool! Bike touring is actually one of the big applications I had in mind, especially since you could plug in an extra USB battery pack and just leave the camera on during the whole ride, only snapping pictures when you want to. Plus, since it's a quick+easy handlebar shutter...
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    I built a new gopro accessory for hands-free pov shooting, thought y’all might dig it

    Hi fellow cyclists! My name is Zac, and I’m a big fan of active, outdoorsy sports. I’ve been using a GoPro for years for mountain biking, skydiving, rock climbing, and general shenanigans. But the big problem I noticed with the GoPro is that there’s no good way to control it when both your...