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Camera Gear for 3rd Person Video


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I'm looking for suggestions/recommendations on a camera setup to capture 3rd person video in order to diagnose movement and reloading issues, both in practice and at matches.  I plan to use my iPhone for video but interested in tripod setups, iPhone mounts etc. as well as any tips and tricks that would be useful to take into account.

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Here is what I just recommended to some friends who were asking the same questions:

 

Tripod: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00009V314

Phone mount: https://www.amazon.com/DaVoice-Compatible-Adjustable-Smartphone-Attachment/dp/B00OS9E6AO

Selfie stick that can be used to extend tripod height (plus lots of other accessories, including the phone mount) https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00XZSJL2W

 

I've never been one to like using a phone to record my own 3rd person video (although I do record a lot of other folks using their phones), so I use a GoPro.  

 

There's a deal on a GoPro Hero 8 bundle right now for $350: https://gopro.com/en/us/shop/cameras/hero8-black/CHDHX-801-master.html

 

The Hero 7 is probably just as good for 3rd person video, though, and is currently $229, but you don't get the extra battery or anything.

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