An Introduction to Action Cameras

A breakthrough that technology brings is that distance is no longer an issue when connecting with friends and families, business partners, and associates. There are online applications such as Skype for video call and social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and the likes for photo and video sharing.

Another is advanced technology makes it easier for the extreme sports enthusiasts who are into gliding, surfing, windsurfing, kiteboarding, skiing, snowboarding, parachuting, wingsuit, sailing, (let me catch my breath!), rollerblading, skateboarding, mountain biking, mountain boarding, freestyle biking, BMX racing, freestyle scooter (.....basically any action sport!) is action cameras to document their adventures. It can be done in a hands-free way and often from a first-person perspective.

How is this possible? Thanks to the introduction of action camera such as Ace-Cam 4K Ultra HD action camera.

Making memories and capturing them in ULTRA HD is now easy. With so many mounts and accessories now available, these action cameras allow for hands-free operation.

Many times, the shots are taken from the perspective of the user - giving your viewers a unique first-person insight into your activities. They get to live the experience! 

An action camera can be attached to a helmet, body mount, or on an electronic stabilizer gimbal. A stabilizer allows you to shoot smooth and professional videos that will last a lifetime.

Many of these cameras also have quick access clip systems to provide a faster, more secure process in protecting your camera by adding cushion and protection. Taking your camera in an out of a mount or case is very quick and easy.

Action camera attachments have become very popular. They allow you to capture images and record videos wherever you go, on water, sky, and on land to see the wonders of the world.

They are very popular with competitive sports, and even with fundraising, and also the ever-growing popularity of video content marketing. For example, motocross bikers wearing helmet cameras can record all the jumps, slides, and sharp turns they experience on the track.

These action cameras are built to stand tough physical and environmental use which is why action cameras are durable, with shock absorber capability, and water resistant.

The features of action cameras make them fit for all types of travelling conditions and adventure sports.

Mountain climbers don’t need to worry about the helmet cameras getting hit by loose rocks (you still need to worry about yourself though!), and swimmers do not need to worry about the camera getting wet when they wear a scuba mask camera.

Actions cameras are lightweight and allow you to shoot video hands-free - two of its major advantages. Once mounted the user will click the record button and will start shooting starts immediately.

The camera takes care of focus, contrast, white balance and the other technical issues, recording until the battery dies or the memory card is full. It's basically POINT and SHOOT.

There are quality and reasonably priced action camera such as the Ace-Cam 4k Ultra HD action camera.

It has Wi-Fi ability which allows you to have a live video feed and control the camera (take pictures or video) from your smartphone. It also has additional features such as time lapse/loop recording, white balance controls, photo burst, date stamp, and self-timer.

The many functions and benefits of action cameras make it a valuable investment (to purchase).