September 2014 Issue

GoPro or Garmin? Hero Outside, VIRB Inside

Both of these cameras are worthy choices and perform similarly for aviation photography. Garmin’s VIRB has the edge in ease of operation.

In an age of shameless navel gazing and epidemic self-absorption, how do you know if something really happened if you don’t have a clip of it on your YouTube channel? Thus, the profusion of so-called point of view (POV) cameras that can grab video from perches unimaginable a decade ago­—including airplane wings and cockpits.

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