Mounts for Garmin VIRB XE and VIRB X Action Cameras

The Garmin VIRB XE and Garmin VIRB X is the company’s answer to the GoPro Hero line of action cameras.  They compare favorably, and as you will see, even share a similar mount pattern. The Garmin VIRB XE action camera is another one of those model names that I can’t figure out.  Kind of like Nuvi.  What does the word mean?  I could think of a thousand words better than this.  Fortunately the VIRB XE is a good camera worthy of consideration.  The VIRB XE shoots high-definition wide-angle footage with 12 megapixel photos at up to 30 frames per second.  This is … Read more…

Bicycle Mounts for GoPro Cameras

GoPro continues to be the dominant brand for action cameras sold all over the world.  We see a GoPro camera in almost every activity.  Just search Youtube and you will see for yourself.  One of the most common places to mount a GoPro is a bicycle and today we take a close look at how to select a mount.  We will also discuss some specific options that work well on bicycles. First, figure out where you would like to place the mount.  Most choose the handlebar.  Although a few may select the stem, it’s going to get in the way … Read more…