#1 By: Rob Beschizza, September 18th, 2013 11:12
#2 By: matt, September 18th, 2013 12:45
I would like to be an eagle for a few days. Yes, yes I would.
#3 By: Ahmacrom, September 18th, 2013 12:54
I will add this to my lucid dream mix tape.
#4 By: Gawain Lavers, September 18th, 2013 13:20
A slightly more sophisticated wing suit.
#5 By: Fenrox, September 18th, 2013 13:26
God. It must be hell to be an animal, toiling all day. Flying seems cool and all but I bet birds thing jogging looks cool, well, they might if they didn't have to toil to survive at all times.
#6 By: Ian Wood, September 18th, 2013 14:15
What, you're not toiling?
#7 By: jackbird, September 18th, 2013 14:18
I like the totally-unwitting inclusion of a Philadelphia Eagles logo in the titles.
#8 By: nonofyrpenguins, September 18th, 2013 16:10
Viewing flight from the bird's perspective was enthralling. Those casual early adjustments to avoid trees were very cool to visually participate with. However, I would imagine the eagle has far more acute optics than the camera.
#9 By: hughstimson, September 18th, 2013 16:56
#10 By: newliminted, September 18th, 2013 17:01
Decapitated eagle bites self.
#11 By: John Ridley, September 19th, 2013 08:25
I really have a hard time believing that they used a GoPro. It's probably the least aerodynamic camera around - you might as well strap a brick to the bird. I doubt the bird would even try to fly with such a thing strapped to it.
Almost any other action cam would be a better choice. Personally I use an 808 #16 for small things like this, or strapping to rockets and planes and such, but there are other good choices as well.
#12 By: WearySky, September 19th, 2013 08:39
Yeah, and on top of that - usually when somebody posts a video using a GoPro, they announce all over it that it's a GoPro that they used. There's no mention of what camera they used on this (although, I imagine GoPro is becoming one of those brand names that is ubiquitous with a class of products, like Kleenex)
#13 By: public_user_name, September 22nd, 2013 11:26
#14 By: newliminted, September 22nd, 2013 17:41
#15 By: Rob Beschizza, September 23rd, 2013 11:12
This topic was automatically closed after 5 days. New replies are no longer allowed.