When it comes to camera gear, the GoPro is easily a favorite for bloggers and photographers all over the world. It makes shooting action and sports like surfing, snowboarding, biking, and rock-climbing incredibly easy and fun. It literally has provided travel bloggers with a new lens to view and experience their destinations.
GoPro users, bloggers, and communities have emerged from all corners of the world. Here’s a list of some of the best bloggers who love the GoPro and share their experiences using it.
These GoPro photographers and travel bloggers are an amazing resource for those who are looking to try new things with their cameras and for those just starting out.
Either way, they will inspire you to get out, have fun and use your GoPro. Most importantly, they show us there are no limits with this little, extremely versatile camera.
- Jay Alvarrez
- Christian LeBlanc
- Sam Kolder
- Chris Rogers
- Jumping Places
- Eryn Krouse
- Jake Rich
- Benjamin Ortega
- Pascal Basel
- Alexander Meliss
- Abe Kislevitz
- Matthew Karsten
- Michi Leber
- My Life’s A Movie
- Indie Traveller
- Travis Burke
- Ben Brown
- Sarah Lee
- Constantin Gabor
- Click Like This
- Brent Durand
- Lukas Kusstatscher
- Brooke Saward
- The Inside Line
- Voyages Of Agape
- Too Many Adapters
- Have Camera Will Travel
- Kyle Ohlson
- Final Thoughts
Jay Alvarrez is a globally famous social media influencer with over 7 million Instagram followers and is widely known for his epic GoPro montages.
Jay is an action vlogger who travels the world performing wild stunts like skydiving, bungee jumping, and cliff diving. He is best known for his iconic Hyundai advertisement, which generated over 20 million views in a short amount of time.
There’s a reason why several of his GoPro vlogs have over 10 million views. They are filmed and edited beautifully. Watching his videos brings a sense of excitement to go on the same adventures as him.
Louis is a fearless traveler who lives and breathes adventure. His audience lives vicariously through his videos, where he shares the joy he’s found living the life as a nomad.
He shoots with his GoPro and likes to experiment with 360 videos. This year-in-review video featured on his page will inspire you to get out, travel, and make videos of your own.
MicBergsma’s YouTube channel is devoted to GoPro tricks and tips for users of all levels. These videos go over how to do everything from white balancing to lens replacement to using different mounts.
He also makes fun and entertaining videos of his travels. One most recent one shows off what a great time he had in New Orleans, LA.
This travel vlogger got recognition for an amazing “elphie” – a selfie taken by an elephant that snatched his GoPro on his trip to Thailand.
LeBlanc vlogs with his GoPro regularly, documenting his trips all over the world with his friends and girlfriend. His videos are casual and candid in nature, but he also uses a drone to capture wonderful views.
Check out his recent vlog where he dives with sharks in the Philippines for some excellent underwater GoPro footage.
Sam Kolder is a Canada-based photographer and filmmaker. On his Youtube channel, you’ll find immaculate drone and GoPro footage of extreme sports, spectacular locations, and all-around good times with his friends.
He does some pretty amazing editing and incorporates animation in his videos. Be sure to check out his best of 2015 compilation video on his YouTube channel.
Chris Rogers is a filmmaker from South Africa who features flawless footage and edits on his YouTube channel dedicated to his work.
This video featuring clips from his recent trip to the Alps is incredible. He tests out a prototype for an invisible selfie stick. It looks awesome. His videos are great because they put you right there in the action. Don’t miss his 2013 reel, either.
Jumping Places features an English-Brazilian married couple named Chris and Carol. This couple has been traveling the world full-time since 2019 and documents their adventures with a GoPro camera.
Recently, they have visited Egypt, Dubai, and Greece. They upload multiple videos per week, and each video is filled with beautiful shots of the city they’re in.
Eryn Krouse is a thrill seeker who makes GoPro vlogs about an adventurous and healthy lifestyle centered around the ocean and travel.
Scroll through her YouTube feed, and you’ll find a colorful array of beach shots and lifestyle vids. She loves to share her life and the surfing trips she goes on.
Jake Rich is an action camera expert who shares comprehensive guides on how to create the best GoPro videos.
He discusses the best settings to use, how to edit videos, and everything else you need to know about GoPro cameras. Furthermore, he has several beautiful cinematic GoPro vlogs that truly display the peak level of GoPro cameras.
Benjamin Ortega is a french filmmaker who creates beautiful cinematic GoPro videos. His channel is focused on philanthropic ventures and helping out communities all around the world. Recently, he picked up trash in 34 countries in 92 hours. What a feat!
Here’s my favorite video from Benjamin Ortego, a cinematic video with beautiful beach footage:
Pascal Basel left his job in 2015 to travel the world and create videos. Originally from Canada, Pascal shares tips on how to create the best cinematic GoPro videos possible.
He’s a self-taught camera aficionado with a love for sharing his knowledge with others through his YouTube channel.
Alexander Meliss is a talented photographer and videographer. Scrolling through his vibrant, crystal clear GoPro shots and clips of skiers and snowboarders on the slopes will make you want to get out there too.
His site features shots of other extreme sports as well. Meliss has a knack for capturing the fun of the moment with his GoPro.
Abe is a surfer based in San Francisco and works at GoPro full-time in media production. His GoPro blog features action shots of various sports, like skiing, rock climbing, and surfing.
He also uses the GoPro casually to capture his lifestyle and social scene. Besides photography, his site features videos shot on the GoPro as well as shooting tips.
Matthew’s blog, Expert Vagabond, shows off his bold nomadic lifestyle. He’s worked with a GoPro for four years and writes in-depth posts about his favorite mounts and equipment.
Like many travel bloggers, he’s been across the globe and back. Gorgeous and inspiring photographs accompany his crazy stories.
He also uses his GoPro to make excellent travel-related videos that showcase some of the places he’s visited, like this one from Greenland’s Arctic Circle Trail.
Michi Leber is an adept editor and filmmaker from Germany. In this video on his website, he shows raw and edited footage side by side to really show you the before and after effect of color correction in GoPro videos.
To see how to use the GoPro to make it look like you’re in a videogame, check out this edit of him and his friends getting chased by security.
My Life’s A Movie
Alyssa is an adventure junkie solo traveler from Florida with an incredible blog. She uses her GoPro to vlog and document her wild travels to places like the Inca Trail in Peru.
You’ll feel cold just watching this video of her recent trip to Svalbard, shooting at the top of a glacier and inside an igloo. Besides videos and blog posts, she offers great travel and photography tips.
Marek is a Netherlands native who has traveled the world with the intention of pushing himself out of his comfort zone and having new experiences.
In his Indie Traveller blog, there’s plenty of useful information on traveling light and for cheap on his blog, as well as guides on what camera gear to bring.
He’s a GoPro user himself. He offers great advice on using the GoPro for longer trips. He tried it out on a two-month trip to Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia and shared everything he learned.
Travis Burke is an inspiring travel and adventure photographer with an amazing grasp of landscapes and nature. He shoots with a handful of cameras, including the GoPro Hero 4 Silver.
Travis is a professional. His sponsors include Clif Bar, Goal Zero, and GoPro. Check out some of his incredible action shots here.
Ben Brown is a photographer and filmmaker from London who uses the GoPro to create amazing slice-of-life videos as well as daily vlogs.
If you’re not already a fan of his, after watching a few of his vlogs, you will be! Brown is a great example of how the GoPro can be used for storytelling in addition to stunning visuals.
Lee is an incredibly talented surfer and photographer based in Hawaii. Her gallery is exquisite. Sarah uses several different types of camera gear and uses the GoPro for photography beneath the waves. Check out and marvel at her collection of GoPro water photography.
Constantin, who runs Highball Blog, is an outdoors enthusiast who loves his GoPro and building DIY video gear, like this improvised GoPole. He shoots while mountain biking, mountaineering, and climbing.
This blog is a fantastic resource for those who want to improve their editing skills as well. Take a look at this post where he breaks down step by step how he edits GoPro videos. Also, check out his portfolio here.
Click Like This
Click Like This is straightforward and packed with tips, reviews, and tutorials for the GoPro and other equipment.
Click Like This covers everything from shooting underwater to shooting macro. These tips are practical for GoPro users of all levels, like this post on how to keep your GoPro fog-free.
Meredith makes the art of home video actually fun to watch for viewers. She captures the joy of her family with a GoPro strapped to her head and provides excellent shooting and editing tips for those who want to do the same. Meredith also offers an online course for beginners who are just getting a feel for their GoPro.
Brent is a travel blogger and photographer from California who specializes in landscape, underwater, and adventure photos. Aside from gorgeous photographs, he offers straightforward GoPro tutorials. Check out this helpful GoPro app tutorial, complete with screenshots.
For some truly phenomenal drone footage shot with a GoPro, check out Lukas Kasstascher’s compilation of his best drone shots.
Aside from breathtaking vistas, Kusstatscher films extreme sports like snowboarding and biking. His paragliding videos are a trip too.
What makes Kasstacher stand out is his ability to create personal narratives throughout his videos instead of just putting together cool clips.
Brooke dabbles in just about everything on her YouTube channel. From travel to home decor to, of course, using the GoPro, Brooke covers it all.
She’s been to an insane amount of destinations all over the world. She has an entire category on her blog dedicated to sharing her photography and GoPro secrets with her readers. Take a look here.
The Inside Line
This list wouldn’t be an official GoPro blog roundup without the official GoPro blog, the Inside Line!
On this blog, you’ll catch the latest GoPro news and feast your eyes on some of the coolest photography and videos from all over the world. Be sure to stop by their community page.
Voyages Of Agape
Rachel Moore and Josh Shankle are a couple traveling on their boat, Agape, a 1984 Tayana Vancouver 42.
Their adventures on their blog are fun to follow, and they post amazing photos with the GoPro mounted on everything from surfboards to their boat itself. Don’t miss GoPro pictures of Bo, the pixie bobcat.
Too Many Adapters
Too Many Adapters was founded by two tech geeks who love to travel. Their blog is an excellent resource for tech news for travelers.
Here you’ll find contributors, reviews, and discussions of GoPro products, among other gear, like the post about the best GoPro accessories and three to never use.
Have Camera Will Travel
David Coleman‘s clear-cut blog shows off his photography and GoPro tips. In addition, he discusses GoPro accessories other than mounts, like cases, batteries, and SD cards.
Here’s a review of a waterproof battery, for example. His blog is geared toward a more advanced user who is looking to get more out of their GoPro with expert editing advice.
This young photographer from California features some epic GoPro and DSLR work in his portfolio.
His collection of photographs is beautifully colored and composed, it’s no wonder he got noticed by GoPro when he started posting his work on social media. Check out his site and Instagram to see some inspiring underwater and beach photography.
As we can see, photographers and videographers are limitless when it comes to using the GoPro. The inspiring bloggers and sites above are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the Internet’s best content creators who use and love the GoPro. We know there are more out there.
What GoPro bloggers do you love to follow and inspire you to create and shoot? We want to hear from you!